Member News: UnityPoint Health-Meriter Names Erickson CEO

February 09, 2018

UnityPoint Health-Meriter announced Sue Erickson is the new president/CEO for UnityPoint Health-Meriter. Erickson previously served as president/COO for the organization.

Erickson has worked at Meriter for nearly 30 years, starting in the lab and has held many leadership roles, including home health director, vice president of professional services, COO and president/COO. She will now oversee the full senior leadership team.

Erickson earned a bachelor’s degree in medical technology at the University of Iowa and an master’s degree in business administration with an emphasis in management and human resources from Edgewood College. She is past president of the American Diabetes Association in Wisconsin, is a past member of the Wisconsin Association of Medical Equipment and a past member of Monona Chamber of Commerce and Turville Bay Board member.

Former CEO Arthur Nizza will remain with UnityPoint Health as chief operating officer of the three-state system.

This story originally appeared in the February 09, 2018 edition of WHA Newsletter