Meet Our Government Relations Team

Charles Solley

Charlie Solley, Vice President of Government Relations

Charlie Solley, Vice President of Government Relations, works with hospital leadership and staff to direct the institution’s interactions with officials at the federal, state and local levels of government. The advocacy efforts of Nationwide Children’s Hospital cover everything from fighting for widespread and robust health coverage for kids to supporting the adoption of evidence-based policies to address the issues facing children today.

Please contact Charlie with any questions or comments regarding the work of the Nationwide Children’s Government Relations Team. Email Charlie.

morna smith

Morna Smith, PhD, Special Projects and Program Grants Officer

Morna works with staff and clinicians of Nationwide Children’s Hospital to identify and secure public (federal, state and local) grants to enhance the programs and services provided by Nationwide Children’s. She is engaged in special projects in government relations, including pediatric resident advocacy education. Email Morna.

kelly steece

Kelly Steece, Executive Assistant

Kelly Steece, Executive Assistant provides executive support to the Administrative Director of External Relations. Her main focus is day to day calendar and travel needs for the Administrative Director and daily operational and administrative activities for external relations. Email Kelly.

Stephanie Bogart

Stephanie Bogart, Administrative Assistant

Stephanie Bogart is the Administrative Assistant to the Government Relations Manager and the Special Projects and Program Grants Officer. Her role is to provide support on day-to-day calendar and travel needs as well as support the Resident Advocacy Elective program. Stephanie also supports Community Relations with scheduling and travel needs and the Healthy Neighborhoods Healthy Family initiative. Email Stephanie.