Ecumen Philanthropy Staff

Stacy Hanley
Senior Vice President, Public Affairs - Chief Philanthropy Officer  612-425-1638 
Stacy Hanley is a highly experienced philanthropy and community relations professional, who has served in leadership positions in the Twin Cities, New York and Washington, DC. Stacy’s background in grantmaking, public affairs and community relations at organizations including Thrivent, Best Buy, Lifetime Television and National Public Radio gives her a unique skill set for her current role. 
Stacy is an active community volunteer who has served the boards of the Jeremiah Program, Lake Harriet UMC and many committees at Southwest High School. Stacy graduated with a BA in Legal Studies from Spring Hill College in Mobile, Alabama. She and her daughter live in Minneapolis.

Helen Kyle
Gift Officer  651-766-4385


Helen Kyle previously served as a fund development intern with the Ecumen philanthropy team. In her role as the Development Specialist, Helen manages ongoing donor recognition opportunities, maintains and reports on solicitation efforts through data management and supports the success of Ecumen events. With a strong commitment to philanthropy and drive to fulfill Ecumen’s mission to create home for older adults, her role also includes individual giving. 


Helen recently graduated cum laude from St. Olaf College in Northfield, Minnesota. She has a B.A. in Sociology/Anthropology with a concentration in Family Studies. She lives in St. Paul, Minnesota. 




Donor Chuck Mckiernan, Ecumen Seasons at Maplewood

Chuck is an active and caring member of the Ecumen community and considers the Seasons at Maplewood’s staff and residents part of his family.

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