LAS VEGAS— Nevada Donor Network (NDN) announced today Sara Levinson has been promoted to Senior Director of People, Culture, and Development. In this role, Levinson will join NDN’s Senior Leadership Team and be responsible for planning, directing, and managing all human resources initiatives for the nonprofit organization.
Levinson has been leading NDN’s People, Culture, and Development team since 2014 with oversight of the human resources, education, and development functions as well as safety committee and its initiatives. Previously, she served as NDN’s Director of Human Resources.
Prior to joining NDN, Levinson spent 10 years working in Human Resources in employee relations and labor relations roles. Prior positions afforded her the opportunity to be involved in union contract negotiations for three hospitals and two separate unions.
Levinson has served as the Certification Vice President for the Society for Human Resource Management local chapter. She has also held several positions with the Association of Organ Procurement Organizations (AOPO) including Vice Chair and Chair of the Human Resources Council, part of the annual meeting faculty for 2021 and is currently a membership committee member.
Levinson graduated from Arizona State University in 2005, earning a bachelor’s degree in Family and Human Development. She also holds two master’s degrees, the first being in Human Resources Management and most recently earning a Master of Business Administration through WGU Nevada in 2019. Levinson also obtained a Professional in Human Resources certification from the Human Resource Certification Institute in 2011, and a Senior Professional in Human Resources Certification in 2020.
About Nevada Donor Network
Nevada Donor Network is a federally designated 501©(3) not-for-profit organ procurement organization (OPO) committed to maximizing the gift of life and health through organ and tissue donation. Established in 1987, Nevada Donor Network is one of only 57 OPOs in the U.S. serving more than 3 million people in the state of Nevada and over 100,000 potential transplant recipients across the country. We work collaboratively with hospital staff and community partners to promote research and provide a strong support network to courageous donor families who’ve turned loss into hope.
At Nevada Donor Network, we encourage Nevadans to help individuals in need of life-saving transplants through education, research and action. Nevada Donor Network is a member of Donate Life Nevada, an affiliate of Donate Life America, whose state-wide efforts encourage Nevadans to register as organ, eye and tissue donors. For more information, please visit www.nvdonor.org.