Master Series: Masters of Executive Leadership

Monday, March 22
1:10pm2:10pm CDT

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Presented By

Nancy Howell Agee

Carilion Clinic

Wright L. Lassiter, III

Henry Ford Health System

Kadesha Thomas Smith

CareContent Inc.
About the Session

Within a rapidly changing healthcare environment, leaders are regularly challenged in a variety of situations. Join Nancy H. Agee, president/CEO, Carilion Clinic, and Wright L. Lassiter, III, president/CEO Henry Ford Health System, to learn how they find the inspiration and fortitude needed to make difficult and, in some cases, unpopular decisions for the betterment of their organization, workforce and community. They will share advice for using personal values to guide organizational outcomes, working with diverse leaders to find common ground, navigating the delicate balance between mission and operating margin, and building and encouraging a strong executive team.

Learning Objectives:

  • Examine core leadership traits for navigating some of the toughest decisions and situations within the healthcare field.
  • Develop strategies for successful shared decision-making to improve the performance.

This session qualifies for 1.0 ACHE Face-to-Face Education credit. Attendees must participate during the scheduled time to earn ACHE Face-to-Face Education credit.


This session is made possible in part by the support of BRG, an ACHE Premier Corporate Partner.