Ellen Sax Promoted to Vice President at MVP Health Care


CONTACT: Jacqueline Marciniak

SCHENECTADY, NY, February 2, 2016―MVP Health Care has announced the promotion of Director of Community Engagement Ellen Sax to Vice President of Community Engagement.  In her new role, Sax is responsible for developing, enhancing and monitoring MVP’s strategic philanthropic positioning, partnerships, and community outreach. She works closely with the executive team and staff throughout the organization to ensure that MVP’s community support and giving program reflects MVP’s values and commitment to healthy communities.

Prior to joining MVP in February 2014, Sax was the vice president of Community Relations for KeyBank N.A’s Capital Region.

“Ellen brings a unique perspective and business acumen to her work in philanthropy and community health and wellness,” said MVP Executive Vice President of Strategy & Innovation Chris Del Vecchio. “She has a rich understanding of the Capital Region and what goes into making corporate giving most impactful. We are fortunate to have her on our team.”

Sax earned a bachelor’s degree in rehabilitation counseling services, a master’s in public administration from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and a master’s degree in rehabilitation counseling, all from Syracuse University.

About MVP Health Care

MVP Health Care is a nationally recognized, community-focused, not-for-profit health insurer serving more than 700,000 members in New York and Vermont. Committed to the complete well-being of its members, MVP provides the tools and information they need to achieve better health and peace of mind. For more information, visit www.mvphealthcare.com, on Facebook at www.facebook.com/mvphealthcare, and on Twitter at @MVPHealthCare.