Bill Leaver has served as President and Chief Executive Officer of UnityPoint Health, formerly known as Iowa Health System, since January 2008. Prior to that he was President and Chief Executive officer of Rock Island, Ill.-based Trinity Regional Health System, which is an affiliate of UnityPoint Health. He also has served in several senior executive positions at St. John Hospital and Medical Center in Michigan. Mr. Leaver has more than 35 years of executive health care experience.
Mr. Leaver received a B.S. degree in public administration from Western Michigan University and a master's in Health Services Administration from the University of Michigan.
A member of many civic and professional associations, he is a Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives. He serves on the Girl Scouts of Eastern Iowa and Western Illinois board of directors, Principal Charity Classic board of directors and the University of Michigan’s Griffith Leadership Center Advisory Board. He is a member of the Iowa Business Council, Health Management Academy, Greater Des Moines Committee and Greater Des Moines Partnership Chair’s Circle.
UnityPoint Health is one of the nation’s most integrated health systems. Through relationships with more than 290 physician clinics, 32 hospitals in metropolitan and rural communities, home care services throughout our 9 regions UnityPoint Health provides care throughout Iowa, western Illinois and southern Wisconsin.