Brian Gragnolati began his career in health care working as an EMT. Today, he leads a health system with more than 16,500 team members and 4,800 affiliated physicians dedicated to building healthier communities. Gragnolati, president and CEO of Atlantic Health System headquartered in Morristown, N.J., is the 2019 Chairman of the AHA Board of Trustees. Watch the video below to learn about his background, key priorities and what he's most excited about for his year as AHA chairman.

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