Ann Braun

Ann Braun

Senior Executive Consultant

Patouillet Consulting, LLC

Areas of Expertise

  • Fundraising: Medicine, Research and Hospitals

Executive Biography

Ann Braun has been responsible for raising $500 million during the past decade, in support of medical education, research and hospital facilities. Since April 2012, she has served as executive director and chief development officer at Palomar Health Foundation. She is responsible for raising private support for all three hospitals in the largest hospital district in California, a region in San Diego County.

Previously at Keck School of Medicine at the University of Southern California, her efforts resulted in a 100-percent increase in private support (more than $100 million in one fiscal year). While associate dean of Development and Alumni Affairs at the University of Florida College of Medicine, her team increased giving by 350 percent. In her position within Medical Development and Alumni Relations at the University of Michigan, she was the first to bridge development efforts between pediatrics and C. S. Mott Children’s Hospital, resulting in construction of a new children’s hospital.

Braun also possesses 13 years in educational sales. She earned bachelor’s and master’s degrees from Eastern Michigan University.