William Wagnon Named CEO of St. John’s Health

St. John’s Health of Jackson, Wyoming, appointed William Wagnon as Chief Executive Officer. Wagnon has more than 20 years of senior leadership experience in hospitals and health systems in Virginia, Nevada, Colorado, and Florida. Most recently, Wagnon was CEO of Henrico, Parham, and Retreat Doctors’ Hospitals, in Richmond, VA, a system recognized by Healthgrades as one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals.

“Will Wagnon has the capabilities and directly relevant experience to build upon St. John’s accomplishments and lead us through upcoming challenges and opportunities,” said Board of Trustees Chair Cynthia Hogan. “He understands our mission, shares our values, and impressed the search committee and other interview participants with his energy and strategic thinking.”

“It’s not lost on me what a unique and special opportunity it is to live and work in Teton County, where there is such a strong commitment to high-quality healthcare for residents and visitors,” said Wagnon. “I’m especially looking forward to getting to know the teams responsible for St. John’s many achievements.”

WittKieffer’s Beth Nelson, Jason Petros and Molly Gauss led this search.

Read the press announcement.