Manager, Markle Foundation

Sam Sheikh manages web efforts and communications for He also produces web materials and multimedia content for Markle programs, managing projects from concept to publication.

Previously, Sheikh was web producer and editor for The Regence Group, a not-for-profit health insurance organization serving 2.5 million members. On the member web portal, he managed features such as personal health records, doctor ratings, secure e-mail, the health encyclopedia, and member medical/Rx claims. He launched Regence’s member outreach e-mail campaign and produced live webcasts. Prior to working at Regence, he was e-communications manager, web producer, and editor for BetterManagement, the portal of business analytics software provider SAS.

Sheikh has a Master of Science degree in Applied Information Management as well as a Bachelor of Science degree in Journalism and Communications from the University of Oregon.