Edwards Lifesciences has announced that Martha H Marsh has been appointed to its board of directors. Currently, Marsh serves on the boards of directors of AMN Healthcare Services and Owens & Minor. She also served on the board of Thoratec until its October acquisition by St Jude Medical.
Until her retirement in 2010, Marsh worked as the president and CEO of Stanford Hospital & Clinics for eight years. Bedford this position, Marsh worked in several leadership positions at University of California Davis Medical Center, University of Pennsylvania Health System and Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center.
“Martha is a welcome addition to our board of directors, which will benefit from her 30 years of experience and insight into serving patients in an increasingly complex and ever-evolving healthcare system,” says Michael A. Mussallem, Edwards’ chairman and CEO.
Marsh has master’s degrees in public health administration and accounting from Columbia University and a bachelor’s degree in history from the University of Rochester.