Nancy Howell Agee, 64, is the chair-elect designate of the American Hospital Association. She will assume chairmanship in 2018.
Kerry Shannon has been named senior VP of strategy and business development at the Virginia Mason Health System in Seattle.
Michael Williams, 62, is retiring as the founding CEO of Community Hospital Corp., an organization that owns, manages or consults with nearly 30 hospitals in the U.S., most of which are rural.
David Merritt has been named executive VP of public affairs and strategic initiatives at America's Health Insurance Plans.
Joanne Inman has been promoted to president of Sentara Leigh Hospital, Norfolk, Va., and other news makers
Joanne Inman has been promoted to president of Sentara Leigh Hospital, Norfolk, Va. The facility is part of Sentara Healthcare, a system serving Virginia and North Carolina.
Davis is the new CEO of VCU Health System Hospitals and Clinics, an academic medical center based in Richmond, Va., effective Oct. 1.
Darcy Burthay has been promoted to president and CEO of Providence Health System in Washington, D.C., an Ascension Health subsidiary.
Luis Fonseca named COO of Alameda Health System, a prominent safety net provider based in Oakland, Calif.
William Thompson, president and CEO of SSM Health, announced he will retire next year after more than 36 years with the healthcare system. His replacement has not yet been chosen.
Dr. Clifford Hudis, 57, is the CEO of the American Society of Clinical Oncology, effective June 27. He succeeds Dr. Allen Lichter, 70, who is retiring after 10 years in the top job.
Eric Feldstein was named CFO, replacing longtime finance chief Ken Avner, who retired but is staying on temporarily as a special adviser. Feldstein most recently was an executive VP at American Express Co.
U.S. Solicitor General Donald Verrilli—who defended the Affordable Care Act in several major Supreme Court cases—will step down as of June 24. His principal deputy, Ian Gershengorn, will replace him as acting solicitor general.