Here's To Us: November 2016
Monday, October 31, 2016
Posted by: Cecily Alfonsi
Here's To Us recognizes the great work and accomplishments of all WBL members. Click here to submit your updates!
Heidi Allen, Principal Advisor, The Concinnity Company, recently joined the Board of Directors of The Charleston School of Law Foundation, a non-profit organization promoting the mission of the Charleston School of Law.
Leigh Boyd is now the Senior Vice President of Business Development for RestorixHealth, a provider of comprehensive wound care management services.
Cindy Chandler, President & Founder, is delighted to announce that Chandler Group Executive Search will merge with Alabama-based Wheless Partners. The merger was effective October 3, 2016. The firm will continue to operate out of Minneapolis and be part of the Wheless Partners network of offices throughout the US. View the press release.
Mary Davis, FAAFP, CPE, is now the Chief Medical Officer of Scott & White Health Plan, a health insurance provider.
Anne Doyle, President of Lasell Village, Inc., recently joined the Board of Trustees of LeadingAge, which aims to expand the possibilities for aging.
Teresa DeLuca, MD, MBA was appointed as an independent member of the Board of Directors for Surgery Partners. In addition to serving on the Board of Directors, Dr. DeLuca will serve on the company's Audit Committee.
Leslie Farnsworth, CEO, FrogDog, is excited to announce that FrogDog won two IABC Silver Quill awards for its health care market research and analysis. Read the full press release here.
Cindy Garrett, Director, Customer Experience, West Monroe Partners, LLC recently joined the Board of Directors of Boys Hope Girls Hope, which provides at risk children with stable homes, education, financial and emotional support.
Debbie James, President and Chief Executive Officer, Vivere Health, recently joined the Nashville Healthcare Council Board of Directors, a consortium of health care industry leaders working to establish Nashville's position as a health care industry capital.
Jill Johnson, President of Johnson Consulting Services of Minneapolis, Minnesota, has received the first-ever Mentor of the Year Award from the Women’s Health Leadership Trust. The TRUST established the Mentor of the Year Award to highlight the importance and skill of mentorship and the powerful impact a single person can have on the lives of many. This award is based on the experiences of the nominee’s formal and informal mentees, not the mentor’s personal career achievements. The award is in recognition of Johnson’s impact on the professional development and career trajectory of others.
Teresa Kline will become the new President and CEO of Health Alliance Plan of Michigan and Executive Vice President of Henry Ford Health System, effective November 21st. Teresa is a health insurance veteran and Michigan native who has held executive positions at several large insurers.
Dr. Carolyn Langer, Chief Medical Officer of Massachusetts Medicaid (MassHealth) & Director of the Office of Clinical Affairs, received the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health Mid-Career Leadership Award in Public Health Practice on September 24th. This award, bestowed during Alumni Weekend, recognizes a graduate of the School of Public Health who has been an outstanding example of effective leadership and selfless service in the practice of public health in the public or private sphere.
Christine Malcolm is now the Director of Carol Emmott Fellowship, which focuses on building leadership capacities for women healthcare leaders.
Jan Molino, CEO, Aspire Ascend, announced the recent publication of: Filling the Leadership Pipeline with Women! Learn about the game-changing strategies for career advancement. Sign up to access the free downloadable e-book here.
Charu Raheja, CEO, TriageLogic, announced that TriageLogic developed a call center platform for Children's Healthcare of Atlanta, a healthcare provider for children in Georgia.
Deborah Shatin was recently reappointed for a 4-year term as Consultant to the FDA Drug Safety and Risk Management (DSaRM) Advisory Committee.
Lisa Simpson, President and CEO, AcademyHealth, recently joined the Board of Directors of ChopChop Kids, a non-profit which aims to inspire and teach kids to cook real food with their families.