By the Bay Health has announced the appointment of Skelly Wingard as chief executive officer. The appointment, which will be effective June 19, follows a nationwide search for a new leader to fill the role currently held by Kitty Whitaker, who announced her retirement in February 2022.
Wingard joins By the Bay Health with over 10 years of leadership experience, including her most recent role as vice president of Continuum of Care for Kaiser Permanente, Mid-Atlantic States, where she led strategy and operations for hospital and post-acute services, emergency care management, health plan utilization, transportation, regional care management and more.
“We’re incredibly excited to have Skelly join us at By the Bay Health,” said Bob Simon, chair of the Board of By the Bay Health. “Her dynamic experience in both patient care and executive leadership is reflective of our historic commitment to continue investing in a model of care that is patient-centered, accessible, and serves those in need of high-quality, compassionate care.”
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