(This item has been updated with a correction.)
The American College of Healthcare Executives has nominated Diana Smalley as the group's 2012-13 chairwoman-elect, according to a news release.
Smalley, 60, is regional president, Oklahoma communities, for Chesterfield, Mo.-based Mercy. She would serve a year as chairwoman-elect, another as chairwoman and another as immediate-past chairwoman. The election is scheduled for the Council of Regents meeting before the ACHE's 55th Congress on Healthcare Leadership March 19-22 in Chicago. She's served as ACHE Governor since 2009 and as CEO at Mercy since April 2007.