Susan Salka is an active industry spokesperson in the health care and investment community and has been one of the driving forces behind the company’s strategic and operational success since joining the company in 1990. Under her leadership, AMN has become known as the innovator in healthcare workforce solutions and the largest and most diversified healthcare staffing company in the nation.
Before becoming CEO and President, Susan served in several other executive positions at AMN Healthcare, including CFO, COO, and SVP of Business Development. Ms. Salka currently serves on the board of directors of BIOCOM and San Diego State University’s Campanile Foundation, and previously served on other public company boards, such as Beckman Coulter and Playtex Products.
Susan takes an active role in helping others to achieve their personal and professional goals, in promoting the value of women in leadership and in community service and support. Susan has been recognized as San Diego’s Most Admired Public Company CEO, a Healthcare Top Influential, and was awarded the Exemplary Award, presented at the most recent Women Who Mean Business awards. As an avid alumni of SDSU, she was also awarded the Monty Award for accomplished alumni.