J. Michael Leahy has been named president and chief executive officer at Primera Healthcare, Denver. He had been vice president of business development at Kaiser Permanente, Oakland, Calif.
Thomas L. Adams has been named executive vice president and chief executive officer at the Medical Group Management Association, Englewood, Colo. He had been executive vice president at the State Medical Society of Wisconsin, Madison.
William M. Gracey has been named president of the Volunteer Division at Columbia/HCA Healthcare Corp., Nashville, Tenn. He had been president at Columbia's Chattanooga, Tenn., division.
CFOs, CIOs, COOs
David F. Walter has been named chief information officer at Preferred Provider Organization of Michigan, Southfield. He had been director of information systems and services at Mercy Health Plans, Farmington Hills, Mich.
Susan M. Richardson has been named chief financial officer at Sun Coast Hospital, Largo, Fla. She had been CFO at Bascom Palmer Eye Institute, Miami.
Kerry Gillespie has been named chief financial officer at Midwest City (Okla.) Regional Hospital. He had been administrator at Highlands Regional Medical Center, Sebring, Fla.
VPs, associates, assistants
Rob Ivie has been named vice president of sales and marketing at Memorial/Sisters of Charity Health Network, Houston. He had been director of sales and service at HMO Texas, Houston.
Roland P. Richardson has been named senior vice president of acquisitions and development at Quorum Health Group, Brentwood, Tenn. He had been vice president of acquisitions.
Kevin J. Lang has been named vice president of finance at Centura Health, Denver. He had been senior vice president of finance at PorterCare Adventist Health System, Denver.
Phillip W. Mears has been named vice president of materials management at Centura Health, Denver. He had been corporate director of materials management at Provenant Health Partners, Denver.