President/Chief Executive Officer
Since 1990, Ed has successfully assisted healthcare system and hospital boards and executive teams in securing visionary leaders. Prior to founding FaithSearch Partners in 2007, he held senior/partner positions with two large, national healthcare and international executive search firms.
To date, he has managed more than 500 searches, including near 100 CEO level searches. His clients have included more than half of the 20 largest healthcare systems in the country.
In addition to serving as President of HealthSearch Partners, Ed founded and serves as Chair/CEO of FaithSearch Partners, the largest executive search firm focusing on faith-based organizations in the U.S.
Ed holds an MBA from Dallas Baptist University and a bachelor’s in Communications from Southwestern Adventist University, where he is a member of the institution’s board of trustees. He also serves on the board of the Ardmore Institute of Health, a $70 million, faith-based national foundation promoting wellness and healthy living, recently completing a four-year stint as board chair.