Clearwater — The Suncoast Hospice Foundation, a member of Empath Health has named Carla Mattern Director of Philanthropy. Mattern is responsible for planning and implementing strategies for individual annual, major and special targeted giving programs. The Director of Philanthropy plays a critical role in increasing foundation support and acts as an ambassador for Empath Health throughout the community.

Previously Mattern was development director at the PACE Center for Girls, Inc. Mattern received her bachelor’s degree in organizational leadership from Eckerd College.


About Suncoast Hospice Foundation

Suncoast Hospice Foundation is a nonprofit organization financially supporting the mission and vision of Empath Health and its members. As a member of Empath Health, our focus is ensuring resources are available to those served today and into the future. Contact (727) 523-2441 or