100 Most Influential People in Healthcare
Nancy Howell Agee, 64
President and CEO, Carilion Clinic
- Compensation: $1,879,494 - according to 2014 IRS Form 990
- Years on list: 1
Agee has led the $1.5 billion, Roanoke, Va.-based health system since 2011. Earlier this summer she was named chair-elect designate of the American Hospital Association, with her one-year term as chair to start in 2018. She has spent a decade behind the scenes, participating in several AHA committees and serving as the association's representative with the Joint Commission. A former nurse, she helped transform Carilion into a physician-led, patient-centered comprehensive network of hospitals, multispecialty clinics and other complementary service settings.