The American Hospital Association's Board of Trustees elected Teri G. Fontenot, president and CEO of Woman's Hospital in Baton Rouge, La., as its chair-elect designate for 2011. She will assume the AHA chairmanship in 2012. Fontenot is currently chair of the Health Forum board and is a member of the Long-Range Policy Committee. Previously she served as a member of the AHA Board of Trustees and as an ex officio member of the Executive Committee and chaired the Operations Committee.