Elder named Sparrow Vice President to lead system growth

Published: June 4, 2012

Tim Elder, an experienced healthcare executive, has been named Sparrow's new Vice President for Facilities and Support Services.

Elder comes to Sparrow from Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak, where he served as Senior Vice President of Facilities, Construction and Real Estate for the last 11 years. He is Board Certified in Health Care Management through the American College of Healthcare Executives and holds a Master's Degree in Health Administration.

"We are excited to have Tim join the Sparrow family," said Joe Ruth, Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at Sparrow. "His experience and leadership skills will make him a vital part of our team overseeing Sparrow's growth in the coming years."