Riverside President Featured Speaker at Leadership Forum | Thomas Nelson Community College

Riverside President Featured Speaker at Leadership Forum

June 29, 2018

Thomas Nelson Community College, in partnership with the Virginia Peninsula Chamber of Commerce, will present the Peninsula Executive Leadership Forum (PELF) at 7:30 a.m.  on Tuesday, July 17. 

Featuring President and CEO of Riverside Health Systems William B. Downey as speaker, the 90-minute forum will take place at the Peninsula Workforce Development Center at 600 Butler Farm Rd.

Downey graduated from James Madison University and first joined the Riverside team in May 1981 as an administrative extern. After receiving a master’s in health administration from the Medical College of Virginia he rejoined the Riverside team in May 1985 as an assistant administrator.

Downey served as vice president and administrator at Riverside Walter Reed from January 1986 to December 1991 and as senior vice president of Riverside Regional Medical Center from January 1992 until July 1995. Downey returned to Riverside in June 2001 and became CEO of Riverside in 2012.

Tickets for the forum are $25. For more information, contact Suzy Johnson at sjohnson@vpcc.org or (757) 325-8160.