MCMC Announces Amanda Evans as Executive Director of Mid-Columbia Health Foundation

(THE DALLES, Ore. – October 14, 2021) — Mid-Columbia Medical Center announced on October 4, 2021, the appointment of Amanda Evans as executive director for the Mid-Columbia Health Foundation. Evans is a lifelong resident of the Columbia River Gorge and has worked at the Foundation since 2005.

“Amanda brings to this role 16 years of hands-on experience managing both fundraising and operational functions at the Foundation,” said MCMC CEO Dennis Knox.  “Her unique combination of skills balances donor relations, leadership and strategic development, as well as a true passion for helping to build a healthy community.”

During her time at the Foundation, Evans has had responsibility for development and implementation of all Foundation programs including donor recognition, communications, marketing, scholarships, financial reporting, donor relationships and staff management. She was named Interim Executive Director in December 2020. Evans holds an associate degree from Mt. Hood Community College.

Founded in 1901 and located in The Dalles, Mid-Columbia Medical Center is a nationally recognized hospital dedicated to serving residents of The Dalles and its surrounding communities. For more information visit