Fairbanks president joins Executive Women in HealthCare board

Fairbanks President and CEO Barb Elliott has joined the board of directors for Executive Women in HealthCare for 2018.

Elliott was named president and CEO of Fairbanks and Hope Academy in November 2016. She has been with Fairbanks in an executive position since 2007, when she came on board as vice president and chief financial officer. Elliott also served as interim CEO prior to taking over the leadership position.

In addition to her decade working to advance the mission of Fairbanks, she also has more than 35 years of healthcare experience working for St. Vincent Health, Howard Community Hospital and Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Indiana.

Executive Women in HealthCare started as a networking vehicle for women working in healthcare in 1992 and became official after filing its Articles of Incorporation in 1994. The organization’s mission is to promote the professional development of women leaders within the healthcare industry in Central Indiana. With over 150 members, it’s the third largest professional women’s association in Indianapolis.

For more information on Executive Women in HealthCare, visit the website at www.ewhc.org.