St Louis Fed elects new chair

The St Louis Federal Reserve has named Steven Lipstein, the president and chief executive of BJC HealthCare, the chair of its board for the coming year.

Before joining BJC in October 199, Lipstein served as executive vice president at the University of Chicago Hospitals and Health System and president and chief operating officer of the University of Chicago Hospitals. From 1982 to 1994, Lipstein held executive positions within The Johns Hopkins Hospital and Health System in Baltimore, rising