Shari King has been appointed Interim vice president of operations with UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown and Jenni Friedly continues in her role as president, UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown.
Ms. King comes to UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown from UnityPoint Health – Waterloo where most recently, she’s been serving as vice president of operations. Ms. King has been with UnityPoint Health – Waterloo for 23 years starting her career as a physical therapist. She has held multiple executive leadership positions for the last 18 years overseeing operations of multiple inpatient and outpatient clinical departments.
Ms. King will be onsite in Marshalltown Monday through Thursday focusing on hospital operations and Jenni Friedly will be onsite two day per week serving as president, UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown.
“Shari has a broad range of leadership and operational experience which will further UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown’s vision of Best Outcome for Every Patient, Every Time.” said Jenni Friedly, president at UnityPoint Health – Marshalltown. “Shari is committed to keeping health care local and enhancing our quality outcomes, patient experience and clinical workflows at UnityPoint Health - Marshalltown.”
Ms. King holds a master’s degree in physical therapy from Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, and a bachelor’s degree from Central College in Pella, Iowa. She will begin her new role on Monday, November 26.