Samantha Halpert, promoted from quality and health information technology VP to legislation and health information technology VP at Federation of American Hospitals, Washington.
Matthew R. Ott, MS, CAE, was promoted from director to VP, membership and information technology at National Grocers Association, Arlington, Va.
David Fitzsimmons, from finance and administration SVP to CFO, National Association of Chain Drug Stores, Alexandria, Va. He succeeded Jim Huber, who retired after 25 years. In addition, Fitzsimmons will manage oversight of the association’s technology-related activities.