Dr. James De Salvio, Corporate Medical Director for Caterpillar Inc., and James Hefti, Vice President of Human Resources for Advanced Technology Services, Inc. (ATS), have appointed to the Quality Quest for Health of Illinois Board of Directors.
“Our Board plays a pivotal role in framing the Quality Quest agenda,” said Quest President / CEO Dr. Gail Amundson. “Dr. Salvio and Mr. Hefti bring new and valuable perspectives to our discussions.”
In his position as Corporate Medical Director, Dr. De Salvio oversees medical, behavioral health, disability, wellness and occupational clinical services for Caterpillar Inc. Dr. De Salvio is board certified in occupational medicine and has been a practicing physician since 1981. Prior to his employment with Caterpillar, he was a general surgeon with a private practice in York, PA. He received his bachelor’s degree from Villanova University in Villanova, PA, and his doctorate in osteopathy from the Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine.
Hefti has more than 20 years of experience in human resources administration and extensive expertise in operations management. He holds SHRM certification (Professional of Human Resources) and is a certified facilitator of Managing Interpersonal Relationships. He is a graduate of Malone College in Canton, Ohio and served six years as a United States Marine.