Margine Sako

Vice President
St. Mary’s Medical Center Foundation

Nancy Bussani

Margine Sako is the executive director of
St. Mary’s Medical Center Foundation
. Since 2004, she has served on the leadership team for Dignity Health Philanthropy.  Ms. Sako has led a successful physician campaign, and manages the relationship between the foundation and medical staff. She has also been instrumental in developing an Asian Physician Committee.

Prior to joining St. Mary’s Medical Center Foundation, Ms. Sako was a San Francisco Health Commissioner, as well as a program officer at the San Francisco Foundation, and worked for 18 years in the office of former Mayor and California Speaker Willie Brown.  Ms. Sako is married and enjoys spending time with her horses and parrot.