Amy Goodwin joined MHA in early 2019 and is responsible for leading a comprehensive communication strategy establishing the Association as the preeminent voice advancing health and health care in Maryland. Her team builds and implements communications and campaigns to advance MHA members’ objectives.
With over 20 years of experience creating and executing hospital and health systems public relations, marketing and internal communications programs, Amy most recently served as the executive director of public relations and corporate communications for Children’s National Health System and prior to that she was the senior director of strategic communications and public affairs for Johns Hopkins Medicine, director of media relations for Kaiser Permanente of the Mid-Atlantic States, director of public relations at Virginia Hospital Center, and an area director for the American Cancer Society.
Amy holds a Master's in Strategic Communication from Johns Hopkins University, and in 2012, Amy earned her accreditation in public relations. She is a former vice president for the Public Relations Society of America’s National Capital Chapter. She mentors Baltimore city high school students through the YMCA and public relations students at area colleges.