The National Association for the Advancement of Orthotics & Prosthetics has appointed Rebecca J. Hast to its board of directors.
Hast has served as president of Linkia LLC since November 2005. Before joining Linkia, Hast was with UnitedHealth Group Inc. where she held a variety of positions from 1999 to 2004, most recently as senior vice president, account development for the Dental Benefit Providers, a subsidiary of UnitedHealth Group’s specialty services division. Prior to joining UnitedHealth Group, Hast held management and leadership positions with Magellan Health Services Inc.
“We are honored to have Becky Hast serve as a member of our board,” George W. Breece, executive director of NAAOP, stated. “Becky brings tremendous leadership skills and significant health care knowledge to our board and the O&P profession.”