New Hope for Kids Press Release: Welcomes Brian Clark as New President and CEO

New Hope for Kids Welcomes Brian Clark as New President and CEO

[MAITLAND, FLORIDA – JANUARY 16, 2024] — New Hope for Kids is thrilled to announce the appointment of Brian Clark as the organization’s new President and Chief Executive Officer. With an extensive background in nonprofit leadership and a passion for making a positive impact on children’s lives, Brian brings a wealth of experience and dedication to his new role.

Having worked over 25 years in banking and financial services, while also serving in various leadership positions in the nonprofit sector, Brian has consistently demonstrated a long-standing commitment to the community. His strategic vision and innovative approach align perfectly with the mission of New Hope for Kids, which aims to provide support, hope, and healing to children and families.

“We are delighted to welcome Brian Clark as the new President and CEO of New Hope for Kids. His proven track record of effective leadership and his genuine passion for helping others make him the ideal candidate to guide our organization into the future,” said Board Chair Christopher Tribbey.

In his role, Brian will be responsible for overseeing the organization’s day-to-day operations, leading strategic initiatives, and fostering partnerships to enhance the impact of New Hope for Kids in the community. His leadership will play a crucial role in advancing the organization’s mission and ensuring that it continues to be a beacon of hope for those in need.

“I am honored and excited to join New Hope for Kids as its new President and CEO. This organization has a rich history of making a real difference in the lives of children and families, and I look forward to building upon that legacy,” said Brian Clark. “Together with the dedicated team at New Hope for Kids, we will work tirelessly to bring hope, joy, and support to those facing challenging circumstances.”

New Hope for Kids extends its deepest gratitude to Dave Joswick, founding Board member and Executive Director of New Hope for Kids, for his 27 years of dedicated service. Under Joswick’s leadership, New Hope for Kids has become one of the preeminent grief services providers in the country.


About New Hope for Kids: New Hope for Kids is a nonprofit organization dedicated to helping families navigate some of life’s most difficult challenges, including terminal illness and death of a loved one, through two missions – the ‘Center for Grieving Children’ and ‘Wishes for Kids’. Each year, approximately 400 children and their families participate in the free healing activities and support found at the Center for Grieving Children and the Wishes for Kids program grants as many as 24 wishes per year to children with life-threatening illnesses.