Thomas Ryan named president and CEO of AAHomecare

Thursday, August 15, 2013

WASHINGTON – AAHomecare named Thomas Ryan its new president and CEO Aug. 14. Ryan began as a respiratory therapist and has spent the last 25 years as president and CEO of Farmingdale, N.Y.-based Homecare Concepts, which provides home oxygen therapy, sleep apnea therapy and traditional durable medical equipment. AAHomecare in March announced the departure of former president and CEO Tyler J. Wilson, effective in September. “Tom Ryan emerged as the clear choice to lead our association in the future,” stated Robert Steedley, chairman of AAHomecare’s board of directors, in a release. “His real-life, practical experience as a homecare provider and entrepreneur enables him to relate to our members in a way that few association CEOs can.”