Charles W. Stellar named WEDI president and CEO
WEDI, the nation's leading authority on the use of health IT to create efficiencies in healthcare information exchange, today announced that Charles W. Stellar has been named by the WEDI Board of Directors as WEDI's president and CEO. Stellar has served as WEDI's interim CEO since January 2016. As an executive leader with more than 35 years of experience in healthcare, association management and organizational leadership, Stellar will continue to oversee the strategic guidance of the organization, its staff and committees.
"Charles has been an incredible asset to our organization during a transitional time and has helped lead us forward to achieve the goals and initiatives set forth by our board," said Jean Narcisi, chair of the WEDI board. "Charles has demonstrated the dedicated strategic leadership to further WEDI's role as a recognized leader and advocate for healthcare IT, launch new initiatives, drive awareness of healthcare's ongoing challenges, and collectively improve the quality and efficiency of healthcare IT."