A Sioux Falls heart hospital will have a new leader starting on May 1.
Avera Health announced Thursday that Michael E. Gibbs was appointed as president of Avera Heart Hospital. He will also serve as the cardiac and vascular service line leader for the health system.
Originally from Rapid City, Gibbs will move to Sioux Falls with his wife and three daughters. Avera Health said that he has 14 years of health care administration experience, most recently as president at Rapid City Regional Hospital.
Gibbs will take over for Jon Soderholm, who served as CEO of Avera Heart Hospital since the facility opened in 1999.
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