ELIZABETH, NJ - Nancy M. DiLiegro, PhD, FACHE, vice president of Clinical Operations/Physician Services and chief clinical officer at Trinitas Regional Medical Center, has been elected to serve a three-year term on the Board of Governors of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE). She joins a total of four newly elected leaders from across the country elected to the organization’s national board. She officially took office on Saturday, March 25 at the Council of Regents Meeting preceding ACHE’s 60th Congress on Healthcare Leadership.
She served as the ACHE Regent for New Jersey—Northern, from 2014 to 2017, and as presidential officer of ACHE—New Jersey Chapter from 2011 to 2014. ACHE is an international professional society of 40,000 healthcare executives who lead hospitals, healthcare systems and other healthcare organizations. ACHE's mission is to advance its members and healthcare management excellence. ACHE offers its prestigious FACHE® credential, signifying fellowship status in healthcare management.
Dr. DiLiegro joined Trinitas in April 2002 as Director of Clinical Operations, a position she held until 2008. She was promoted to Vice President, Clinical Services in 2008, and to Vice President, Clinical and Physician Services in 2009. She earned her Doctorate in Healthcare Administration from Kennedy Western University, a Master of Science degree in Pharmacy Administration from St. John’s University, and a Master of Public Administration degree in Healthcare Administration from Long Island University. She is a licensed pharmacist and a Fellow of the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.
In addition to her service with ACHE, she is affiliated with several national and regional organizations, including, the American Heart Association, The Greater Elizabeth Chamber of Commerce, the American Society of Health-system Pharmacists and the New York State Council of Health-System Pharmacists. She is also an adjunct professor in Healthcare Administration at Seton Hall University.
Dr. DiLiegro is the recipient of numerous awards, including the ACHE-NJ Recognition Award, the American Heart Association’s Woman of Distinction Award, the New York City Society of Health-System Pharmacists Award of Merit, the New York State Council of Health-System Pharmacists Board of Directors Award and the 2015 ACHE Service Award.
For more information on ACHE’s Board members, visit ache.org/Leadership.