Lydia Middleton is stepping down as president and CEO of the Association of University Programs in Health Administration, Arlington, Va.
Middleton, 47, will remain on the job until a successor can be found. In an interview, she said she has no concrete plans for when she leaves, but felt it was time to pursue other opportunities. “It's been a great ride,” she said.
Middleton has been head of the AUPHA since 2004 and with the organization since 1996, according to a news release.