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Visiting Nurse Health System Names New Board Chair Nicole Keaton Hart

Visiting Nurse Health System, Inc. (VNHS), Georgia’s leader in providing healthcare and aging services at home, announced the election of Nicole Keaton Hart as Board Chair, effective January 1, 2024. Nicole has been an active board member, serving on the Visiting Nurse board since 2021.

As Chief Strategy Officer for Microsoft Security, Nicole oversees the development and
execution of global cybersecurity product and governance of GenAI strategies.  She has held key C-level roles such as the former Chief Information Officer for Fulton County Government and Senior Vice President for SunTrust Bank.

Ms. Hart is a certified risk management (CRISC) and governance of enterprise information technology (CGEIT) professional and additionally holds an Executive Master of Management Information Technology from Georgia State University. She is currently pursuing an
Executive Doctorate in Business Administration from Drexel University’s LeBow College of Business, while residing in Atlanta with her family.

“Nicole’s extensive background in enterprise strategy, expertise in large, complex system development, and wealth of experience in cyber security, offers this organization’s Board of Directors what’s needed for future growth and development,” said Dorothy Davis, President
and CEO. “Nicole brings a keen understanding of risk oversight and strategy execution, both critical to successfully navigating our complex healthcare landscape. Nicole’s record of success, coupled with her passion for service will serve this organization today and into the

About Visiting Nurse Health System | Hospice Atlanta
Founded in 1948, Visiting Nurse Health System is Georgia’s solution for healthcare and aging at home. Celebrating 75 years of service, Visiting Nurse continues to live its mission today, improving lives and positively impacting the well-being of patients, families, and communities, including the largest low-income senior population. Serving 57 counties, approximately 15,000 patients, and providing 8,800 charitable care visits annually, Visiting Nurse is Georgia’s first and largest nonprofit provider of healthcare at home.

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