Shirly Thomas serves as a Program Officer at Methodist Healthcare Ministries, a nonprofit in San Antonio, TX. Her role provides her the opportunity to support the development of outcomes-based philanthropy by developing relationships and encouraging collaborative strategy among MHM’s grant portfolio. At MHM, she is responsible for monitoring a strategically themed and aligned portfolio, ensuring programmatic accountability, and supporting social sector development. Shirly’s background lies in public health, and she holds an MPH from Boston University. She remains committed to learning and working at the intersection of public health, community asset development, and program support.