Spok Appoints Industriy Veteran to Board

Spok Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPOK), a global provider of healthcare communications, has appointed Dr. Bobbie Byrne, Chief Information Officer at Advocate Aurora Health, to its board of directors, the company said.

Illinois-based Advocate Aurora Health is a 28-hospital system serving both Illinois and Wisconsin. At Advocate Aurora Health, Dr. Byrne is responsible for all information technology applications, information security, infrastructure, clinical informatics, data warehousing and business intelligence across the entire system. She has led all technical initiatives around the merger between Advocate and Aurora, including a single patient record and system integration.

Kelly also announced that Dr. Byrne will serve on the newly formed Cybersecurity Committee of the board of directors.

The Board has retained Korn Ferry, a nationally recognized search firm, to help identify Board candidates with relevant business and development experience as the company launches its latest software offering for critical health care communications, Spok Go®.

Spok Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: SPOK), headquartered in Springfield, Virginia, delivers clinical information to care teams. For more information, visit spok.com or follow @spoktweets on Twitter.