Ryan Frazier, who currently leads his own strategic consulting company and has a number of links to the AHA and its membership, will become AHA senior vice president of member relations effective at the end of June. A former member of the Business Advisory Council to the Coalition to Protect America’s Health Care and prior Health Research & Educational Trust senior fellow, Frazier also recently served as senior advisor of strategic relations and head of government relations for Air Methods Corp. “Ryan is a highly capable and well-respected leader with great communication skills, and his diverse background in business, community service and public service will be an asset to our association,” said AHA President and CEO Rick Pollack. “We are very excited to welcome Ryan to the AHA team, and look forward to his leadership in developing innovative and creative approaches for continuing to engage our membership and other key partners in working to advance health in America.”