Daniels elected chairman of Aurora board of directors
Special to The Freeman
Dec. 5, 2013
– John W. Daniels Jr. has been elected chairman of the
board of Milwaukee-based Aurora Health Care, according
to a statement released by the health system.
Daniels, who is the chairman emeritus of Quarles &
Brady, has been a board member since 2008.
"Health care is in the midst of rapid and fundamental
change," said Nick Turkal, a physician and chief
executive of Aurora Health Care. "Our organization will
be well served by John's depth of experience, strong
business acumen, his understanding of the complexity of
health care and his connection to our communities."
Daniels was selected as National Entrepreneur of the
Year and was named “Managing Partner of the Year” by a
group of managing partners at U.S. law firms this year.
A graduate of Harvard Law School, he also has received
the National Bar Association’s Legacy Award and was
named one of the “50 Most Influential Diverse Attorneys
in America” by the National Law Journal.