The board of directors of International Community Health Services (ICHS) announced on Sept. 15 the selection of Kelli Nomura, as the health center’s CEO. She will begin the role effective Nov. 7.
Board President Gildas Cheung said, “[Nomura’s] strong leadership abilities and passion for patient advocacy and behavioral healthcare will ensure that everyone in our communities, including the most vulnerable, will continue to have access to quality, affordable health services.”
Nomura succeeds Teresita Batayola, who will continue to serve as president to facilitate a smooth transition for Nomura.
Nomura previously served as director of the King County Behavioral Health and Recovery Division.