Not everyone is comfortable taking calculated risks. Paul Pomerantz, however, seeks and sees opportunities in the spaces where others might only see challenges. Check out this episode to energize yourself and help you be more aware of how to navigate challenging situations and engage in volunteer leadership opportunities as you navigate your career in association management.
“Where you see opportunities that others don’t, you could actually leapfrog to a bigger more bold opportunity.”
Paul Pomerantz is CEO for the American Society of Anesthesiologists®(ASA®). He received a Master of Business Administration specializing in health administration from Temple University, after which he served in executive roles at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital and Medical College of Pennsylvania (now Drexel). Pomerantz has held CEO roles at the Drug Information Association, American Society of Plastic Surgeons, Society of Interventional Radiology, and Clinical Laboratory Management Association.
Pomerantz is also active in healthcare and professional leadership. In recent years, he served as chair of the Center for Association Leadership (ASAE Foundation) and treasurer of the National Health Council (NHC). Currently, he serves as Chair of ASAE Business Services, Inc, and the ASA Power of A committee. He also serves as Secretary Treasurer of Association Forum (Chicago) where he also serves as Chair of the Health Care Collaborative. He is frequent speaker and writer on topics of association and healthcare leadership, governance and strategy.