Michelle Boggs 
President, Nicklaus Children's Hospital Foundation 

SVP of External Affairs, Nicklaus Children's Health System

Michelle Boggs oversees operations of Nicklaus Children's Hospital Foundation, which raises funds and awareness to support the work of Nicklaus Children’s Hospital, the region’s leading pediatric specialty hospital. As senior vice president of External  Affairs, Michelle has oversight for the Marketing, Public Relations, and Physician Outreach departments throughout the Nicklaus Children’s Health System

Ms. Boggs joined the health system in 2018 as executive director for Nicklaus Children's Hospital Foundation, assuming responsibility for community relations, stewardship, annual giving and donor relations. 

Before joining the foundation, Ms. Boggs served for 12 years in various leadership roles with the American Heart Association. Most recently, she served as National Market Development Director charged with consulting to top markets across the country with revenue goals totaling $800 million.

Ms. Boggs was also the executive director for the American Heart Association in Miami-Dade and Broward counties, leading with the responsibility of developing high-performing teams committed to understanding and achieving health, philanthropic and volunteerism goals.

Ms. Boggs graduated from the University of Florida with a bachelor's degree in English. She is a member of the Greater Miami Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Miami and serves as a mentor for Take Stock in Children.