Simontacchi Joins MedSend Development Staff

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MedSend recently welcomed  John Simontacchi to the ministry’s development team.

“I am pleased to announce the addition of John Simontacchi to our senior development staff,” said MedSend President & CEO, Rick Allen. “John Simontacchi has deep roots in the business community. He has had a successful career in sales and marketing, as well as leading large business units within Fortune 500 companies.”

Allen noted that Simontacchi is deeply rooted in his Christian faith. He has served on his local church elder and mission boards and has also been a Community Bible Study leader.

“I am excited to join the Medsend team,” said Simontacchi, who will serve as Senior Vice President of Development.


John Simontacchi

“Many doors are opening for an increasing number of medical professionals to extend God’s love through global healthcare,” he said.

As a reflection of this increase, MedSend’s requests for grants have grown over 200% in the last five years, according to Allen.

“We are blessed to have this highly talented professional join us at a critical time when experience and discernment are required to meet the challenges ahead,” he said.





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