Thomas E. “Tom” Arend, Jr., currently Executive Vice President, General Counsel and Chief Operating Officer of the American College of Cardiology, has been named Chief Executive Officer of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons effective April 1, 2017.
 
The Law School at Yale University has selected Heather K. Gerken as its 17th Dean, effective July 1, 2017. 
 
At Hawaii Community Foundation, Kelvin H. Taketa announced he will be stepping down as Chief Executive Officer.  His resignation will be effective when a new Chief Executive Officer is in place.