Mary Ellen Pratt, CEO of St. James Parish Hospital in Lutcher, LA, will lead the AHA's Constituency Section for Small or Rural Hospitals in 2016. Pratt will chair the section's governing council, which represents small or rural hospitals in the AHA's policy process and member services initiatives. Rachelle Schultz, president and CEO of Winona Health in Winona, MN, will serve as chair-elect and become chair in 2017. For more on the section’s governing council, see the AHA news release.