BRATTLEBORO — Arthur W. Nichols has been named Brattleboro Retreat’s new executive vice president and chief financial officer.
“We’re excited to bring in a person of Art’s caliber,” said Louis Josephson, president and chief executive officer. “The Retreat is getting a great leader who I know will play a key role in helping us achieve the financial goals we have set out in our new strategic plan.”
Nichols received a bachelor’s degree in economics from the College of William & Mary and a master’s degree in business administration in finance at the University of Florida at Gainesville’s Hough College of Business Administration. He served most recently, from 2004 to 2015, as president and chief executive officer of Cheshire Medical Center in Keene, New Hampshire.
“I feel very fortunate to be joining the Brattleboro Retreat, one of the premier nonprofit providers of psychiatric and substance abuse services in the Northeast,” said Nichols.