Quality Quarterly

HQI Elects New Board Members

At the Feb. 10 meeting, the HQI Board of Directors elected four new board members and extended the term for two members.  

The following candidates were elected to the board: 

  • Adolphe Edward – Chief Executive Officer, El Centro Regional Medical Center 
  • Barbara Pelletreau – Senior Vice President, Patient Safety, Dignity Health 
  • Evelyn Schlosser – Executive Director of Quality, Southern California Region, Providence Health System 
  • Kevin Smothers – Chief Medical Executive, Sutter Medical Center 

The board term was extended for Anne Marie Watkins, Chief Nurse Executive, Kaiser Permanente- San Diego and Zion Medical Centers. In addition, the board term was extended another year for William Isenberg, and he was elected to serve as HQI board chair — effective immediately after the conclusion of the Feb. 10 meeting.