John W. Sanders is the president of Marion General Hospital and was named to this role in 2009 after serving six months as the Interim President.
Mr. Sanders’ experience includes nearly 20 years in healthcare with several years as Principal with Conas Island, LLC, an executive healthcare consulting and interim management firm. Mr. Sanders also served as Chief Executive Officer with Tenet Healthcare Corporation for rural, urban and teaching facilities where he was consistently recognized for achievements related to physician recruitment and satisfaction, service expansion, employee relations, and managed care contracting.
Mr. Sanders earned his bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Columbia College in Missouri, and has an MBA with a focus on Health Service Management from the University of Dallas. He has been active in his community throughout his career by serving in leadership roles and currently serves as the President of the Marion Area Chamber of Commerce and is a member of the Marion Rotary Club.