Whitney Rae Hatcher

Manager of Volunteer Services and Friends Gift Shop
WVU Medicine
PO Box 8075
Morgantown,WV 26506-8075
Class 2019


Whitney Rae Hatcher is a native of Madison, WV and is currently living in Morgantown with her husband, Jeremy, and their Boxer, Dixie, and Bluetick Coonhound, Paisley. After a brief hiatus to Nashville, TN from 2016-2018, Whitney returned to West Virginia and now serves as the Manager of Volunteer Services and Friends Gift Shop at WVUMedicine Ruby Memorial Hospital. Prior to her career at Ruby, Whitney held fundraising and leadership positions at Saint Thomas Health (Nashville, TN) and Fairmont Regional Medical Center (Fairmont, WV), respectively.

She is a 2009 and 2011 West Virginia University graduate with a B.S. in Journalism, Public Relations, and an M.P.A. (M.S. Public Administration) with a certificate in Healthcare Administration. She completed the Leadership Marion program in 2013.

Whitney Rae is a driven leader with over 10 years of experience in healthcare, philanthropy, and non-profits. Whitney loves serving people and is passionate about access to healthcare for all people. She is adept at developing and implementing healthcare fundraising campaigns and strategic communications. She is also experienced with event planning, board development, crisis management, donor relations/cultivation, and strategic planning.

In her spare time, she enjoys volunteering at WVUMedicine with the NODA (No One Dies Alone) program and serving as an advisor and standards specialist for her sorority, Kappa Kappa Gamma. She also enjoys gardening, shooting at the gun range, experiencing the nature of West Virginia by kayaking and fishing, traveling, and spending time with her family.