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Best Buy Appoints Health Care Exec to Board of Directors

Best Buy Appoints Health Care Exec to Board of Directors

Health care executive Eugene A. Woods has been appointed to Best Buy’s Board of Directors. Woods is President and CEO of Atrium Health, which operates 44 hospitals and more than 900 care locations.The Charlotte, North Carolina -based company has annual revenue of nearly $10 billion and is responsible for more than 11.5 million patient interactions each year. Prior to joining Atrium in 2016, he was President and COO of Christus Health, an international not-for-profit health system based in Texas. The 54-year-old business and healthcare leader holds three degrees from Pennsylvania State University: a Bachelor’s degree in health planning and administration, a Master’s degree in business administration, and a Master’s degree in health administration. More here.

Kamala Harris Closes State Campaign State Campaign Arm

Kamala Harris Closes State Campaign State Campaign Arm

Xochitl Torres Small Faces Challenge from Yvette Herrell Again in 2020

Xochitl Torres Small Faces Challenge from Yvette Herrell Again in 2020