Lili Leonard, The Strength of Being a Lifelong Learner

As part of Whitman-Walker’s 40th anniversary, officially January 13, 2018, we’re sharing 40 stories to help tell the narrative of Whitman-Walker in community. Please meet Dr. Lili Leonard, Director of Development and Major Gifts at Whitman-Walker. A Salisbury and Frostburg State alumna, competitive athlete and parent to chickens, horses and a pup named Ruby — Lili has the ability to walk into any room and fill it with her good energy. She believes in the strength of being a lifelong learner and that how Whitman-Walker practices lifelong learning by adapting its care model to the needs of its’ patients. Lili earned her doctorate in education in April 2018.

Learn more about Lili’s story, press play!

Please note this story was recorded in 2016.


Lili, right, at Whitman-Walker’s 2017 East of the River Fall Festival.


Lili dressed as “Lacey the Shoe” at a 2015 Walk to End HIV pizza party.


Lili at the 2017 Pride Womxn’s Kickoff Party at Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center’s Liz Lot.

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