Brian E. Dietz resigned today as president and CEO of Saint Francis Healthcare, a Catholic hospital that serves Wilmington and Northern New Castle County
Dave Ricci, recently president and CEO of St. Michael’s Medical Center in Newark, New Jersey, will take over the position.
“Dave Ricci is a strong and strategic leader with proven experience and strong ties to in our region. We look forward to working with him to continue pursuing our People-Centered 2020 strategic plan,” said Benjamin Carter, executive vice president for Trinity Health, which owns Saint Francis Healthcare.
Ricci has also held senior executive positions at Abington Memorial Hospital, Albert Einstein Healthcare Network and at the Germantown Hospital and Medical Center.