100 Most Influential People in Healthcare
Nancy Howell Agee
President and CEO,
In March, Agee described her leadership style as being a “servant leader.” Agee said she transformed Carilion based on a care delivery model adapted from organizations like Cleveland Clinic. She pushed for Medicaid expansion in her home state of Virginia, which was approved last year. Agee also oversaw the integration of Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine to become fully part of Virginia Tech. In May, Carilion announced a $300 million expansion in the Tanglewood Mall area in Roanoke, Va.