Joseph E. Stampe
Joe Stampe is a senior team member with a special focus on health system and higher education development consulting as well as gift officer coaching. Joe came to TAG after highly successful tenures, serving as President and Chief Development Officer at the Meridian Health Foundation, which includes eight hospitals and six affiliated foundations within Hackensack Meridian Health. In this role, Joe led Meridian Health’s historic $150 million Giving Heals campaign, the largest campaign in the system’s history. Prior to his arrival at Hackensack Meridian Health, Joe was Vice President of Development for Princeton HeathCare System, where he was responsible for all fundraising activities across the system, with a strong focus on the Design for Healing capital campaign raising over $171 million and providing over one-third of the total construction cost for a new replacement hospital and campus.
During his career in institutional advancement, Joe served as the Vice President for Development at the Robert Wood Johnson Medical School. He worked for seven years at Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, where he served as Assistant Vice President for Development. He has also worked in advancement at Fairleigh Dickinson University and Drew University.
In 2009, Joe was presented with the Robert J. Smyth Award for Outstanding Professional Fundraiser by the Association of Fundraising Professionals. He has been a speaker at AHP, AFP, and CASE conferences. Joe is also a certified presenter in True Colors®, “a model for understanding yourself and others based on your personality temperament.” He has used this to facilitate team building and presented this model at several conferences as a tool in harnessing new philanthropy.