Top 25 Women Leaders
Michele Molden, 53
President/CEO, Piedmont Heart Institute
Molden is the president and CEO of the Piedmont Heart Institute, Atlanta. One of the largest employed cardiology groups in the nation, Piedmont Heart Institute was formed under Molden's direction in 2007 by securing agreements with three cardiology practices, representing about 60 physicians. Molden, 53, also created the Women's Leadership Alliance, a 700-member women's networking group inside Piedmont Healthcare, the heart institute?s parent organization, as well as a physician-owned multispecialty group serving the Southeast.