The Winter Park Health Foundation is governed by a Board of Trustees comprised of distinguished leaders representing our community.
Chairman – Winter Park Health Foundation Board of Trustees
Sam Stark is the Chairman of the Winter Park Health Foundation (WPHF) Board of Trustees. Sam joined the WPHF Board in 2015. During 2018 and 2019, he served on the WPHF Executive Committee as Secretary. Late 2019, he was elected to serve as Chairman of the 2020 Board; in December of 2020, Sam was re-elected for another year of Chairmanship in 2021.
Sam is a highly respected community leader, working for the betterment of life in Central Florida though both his career and volunteer roles. As Vice President of Communications & External Relations for Rollins College, Sam is responsible for the development and stewardship of strategic partnerships to advance Rollins’ mission. As a 1991 graduate of Rollins College, Sam has also provided leadership to the College over the years as an Alumni Trustee and Alumni Association Board President and member of the Anchor Club Executive Committee. He received the Alumni Service Award in 2016.
Prior to joining the staff at Rollins College in 2017, Sam was the president and CEO of Moxe, a full-service integrated marketing agency in Orlando. Sam also led the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce for six years as President.
Sam’s career has also reflected a passion for sports and the positive impact it can have on a community. He is the former President/CEO of the Central Florida Sports Commission and Executive Director of the Chicago Sports Commission.
Sam has an extensive portfolio of volunteer service to our community. In addition to serving the Winter Park Health Foundation and Rollins College, he has served on boards and committees for many other organizations including Orlando City Soccer Foundation, DeVos Sport Business Management Program at UCF, Florida Citrus Sports, Central Florida Partnership’s BusinessForce, and the Winter Park Public Library.