Tamara Sheffield Named 2015 Non-Profit Executive of the Year by the St. Louis American Foundation

Tamara, working out in the field with Horticulturist Jaimie Tyler

Tamara, working out in the field with Horticulturist Jaimie Tyler

Forest Park Forever Senior Vice President of Finance and Operations Tamara Sheffield has played an integral role in helping guide the organization through big changes since she joined the team in 2011. Her tasks range from working with the City of St. Louis on implementing a $30 million bond deal, to working closely with our Land Management staff and overseeing all aspects of human resources. She has been an incredibly valuable team member and her work is greatly admired both internally and externally — most recently by the St. Louis American Foundation, who just named her their 2015 Non-Profit Executive of the Year

I want to leave a footprint wherever I go,” said Sheffield, “particularly one that makes the path better, easier to navigate or encourages possibilities for others.

Click here to read the full article about Tamara in the St. Louis American, including more from Tamara and quotes from our President and Executive Director, Lesley S. Hoffarth, P.E.

Tamara will receive her award during the 16th annual Salute to Excellence in Business Awards & Networking Luncheon, which will be held in November at the Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis. 

It has been a special year for Tamara — in March, the St. Louis Business Journal named her a CFO of the Year. Congratulations to Tamara and her team on this special recognition.