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Gulf Coast CEO Announces Retirement 

Dr. Mark S. Pritchett, President and CEO of Gulf Coast Community Foundation has announced his plans to retire in 2023. The Board and Pritchett have agreed that he will play a significant leadership role through the selection and onboarding of his successor. “My work at Gulf Coast has been some of the most rewarding of my lifetime,” Pritchett recounted. “When I look back in time, which I rarely do, I am so proud of our accomplishments achieved by our spirited board, our talented team, our generous donors, and our dedicated community partners.”

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