Paul Richardson

Vice President, Dignity Health Foundation

Paul Richardson has over 19 years of experience in development, philanthropy, communications, operations, and board development, and currently serves as vice president of Dignity Health Foundation.

In his role as vice president, Mr. Richardson oversees the day-to-day operations for the foundation. He also serves several corporate-wide committees at Dignity Health. 

Mr. Richardson has served over seven years at the Dignity Health Corporate Offices in San Francisco, California as the director of philanthropy. In this role, he supervised all philanthropic giving to the corporate offices, as well as managed all professional development and philanthropic impact communications across Dignity Health Philanthropy. 

Mr. Richardson holds a master’s degree in education from Kent State University in Kent, Ohio, as well as bachelor’s degree in music and music education from Bluffton University in Bluffton, Ohio. He also lived aboard studying the conflict in Northern Ireland at the University of Ulster in Londonderry. He is an avid lover of music, sports, and passionate about social justice and equality.