As part of its effort to highlight the diverse backgrounds and experiences needed to provide leadership in the industry, Becker’s Hospital Review recently released a list of African Americans who have taken on leadership roles across the country at hospitals and health systems.
Deborah Addo, CEO of Inova Loudoun Hospital, was among the 68 executives highlighted. Addo served as COO and senior vice president of Hagerstown, MD-based Meritus Health from 2014-17 before joining Inova. She previously spent time as vice president of patient care services at 300-bed Washington (PA) County Health System.
“Throughout her career, Ms. Addo has prioritized financial management and has a background in physician engagement, population health and organization re-engineering,” Becker’s stated.