John Held is Director of Communications for the ABIM Foundation. In this role, he develops strategic communications initiatives to advance the Foundation’s organizational goals.
Prior to joining the ABIM Foundation, Mr. Held was Director of Communications for the American Cancer Society, where he implemented communications strategies to support the organization’s income development, mission delivery and advocacy priorities. While with the Society, his work in the communications field was recognized with first place Pepperpots for Excellence in Communications, multiple times, by the Philadelphia chapter of Public Relations Society of America.
Mr. Held earned a bachelor’s degree in Speech Communication from Millersville University and is Accredited in Public Relations from the Public Relations Society of America.