Philadelphia PA – On April 23, the Mazzoni Center board convened, asked for, and accepted Nurit Shein’s resignation. The board has initiated a search process for an interim CEO, after which it will conduct a search for a permanent successor.
Board President, Jimmy Ruiz, also offered his resignation, which was accepted by the board. Tony Rodriguez, M.D., was selected as the interim Board President, along with a new Executive Committee which includes:
· Mark Blecher, M.D., Board Vice President
· Christopher Pope, Board Secretary
· Tony Verdi, Ph.D., Board Treasurer
The Mazzoni Center Board will provide updates on the leadership transition as developments occur.