Stark D. Kirby, Jr. Joins HealthCorps Board of Advisors
New York – October 21, 2019– HealthCorps® (www.healthcorps.org), a national non-profit with innovative approaches to help teens grow mentally strong and physically fit, is proud to announce Stark D. Kirby Jr. as a member of its Board of Advisors.
Mr. Kirby is a 2017 graduate of the University of Richmond and currently works as an Account Executive at Confirmed360, a luxury entertainment concierge company. Prior to Confirmed360, Mr. Kirby worked both in house and freelance as a marketing specialist focusing on paid media and community engagement as well as a producer on an off-Broadway show.
Mr. Kirby founded and co-organizes the annual Proud to Be Me charity event which donates all proceeds to local LGBTQ+ charities.
As a member of HealthCorps’ Board of Advisors, Mr. Kirby will lead the organization’s newly formed Young Professionals for HealthCorps (YPH). YPH is a group of rising young executives and professionals whose goal is to engage the next generation of leaders in the culture of philanthropy. Specifically, inspiring YPH to promote and support HealthCorps’ in-school programming and initiatives focused on teen wellness.
HealthCorps’ Board of Advisors is an all-volunteer group of influencers – many from medical and health professions who lend their expertise to HealthCorps’ curriculum, in-school programming, fundraising and community events.
HealthCorps is a 501 (c)(3) founded in 2003 by Dr. Oz and Lisa Oz. HealthCorps works in high need high schools to give teens tools to improve physical and mental health so they can learn to live more productive and happier lives. The organization has impacted 2.5 million students and educators since then. HealthCorps has a network of 324 schools and school sites across 23 states that it has worked in through its Living Lab and HealthCorps University (HCU) educator training program.