FaithSearch Partners is delighted to announce that its client, Adventist University of Health Sciences (ADU), has selected Sandee Dunbar, DPA, OTRL\A, FAOTA, as its next Provost beginning in July. Dr. Dunbar most recently served as Assistant Dean for Professional Development and Education at Nova Southeastern University in the College of Health Care Science. She holds a Doctor of Public Administration from Nova Southeastern University, a Master of Arts in occupational therapy from New York University, and a Bachelor of Arts in occupational therapy from Loma Linda University.
“We are excited that Dr. Dunbar is joining Dr. Edwin Hernandez, President at ADU, and his team of leaders at ADU and Florida Hospital,” said Ivan Bartolome, Senior Vice President at FaithSearch Partners. “Dr. Dunbar’s experience in academic leadership and health sciences academic leadership, specifically, will be of tremendous value to the organization. Dr. Hernandez and the ADU leadership were especially thorough and thoughtful in their process. We are pleased to have managed this important search.”
Located in Orlando, Florida, ADU has more than 2,000 students and is closely affiliated with Florida Hospital. A globally-recognized 1,393-bed medical center, Florida Hospital is, by some measures, the largest hospital in the U.S.
FaithSearch Partners is the only executive search firm in the U.S. focusing exclusively on serving faith-based hospitals, healthcare organizations, nonprofits, ministries, churches, educational institutions, and faith-oriented businesses. Based in Dallas with locations in Denver, Houston, Los Angeles, Orlando, Nashville, Asheville and Tyler, FaithSearch is able to serve faith-based clients in all regions. Founded in 2007, the company is celebrating its recent merger with Halftime Talent Solutions, expanding its capabilities in faith-based not-for-profits, ministries and businesses seeking leaders with strong spiritual values.