US Heart and Vascular has appointed Sheila Stern as Chief HR Officer. Hanold Associates’ Jordan Blackmon and Ashley Schiele led the Nashville, Tennessee-based search.
As Chief HR Officer, Sheila will build and implement a defined HR strategy that provides stability and consistency as the company continues to grow. Sheila will focus on developing new recruiting and benefits strategies, as well as oversee merger and acquisition integration from a people perspective. In this role, Sheila will report to CEO Mike Englehart and serve as the organization’s overall HR leader. Prior to joining US Heart and Vascular, Sheila served as Vice President HR, Learning & Talent Development at Zotec Partners.
US Heart and Vascular is the leading national provider of support services to cardiovascular physician practices. The company partners with cardiovascular practices, creating an opportunity for the top physicians to not only survive, but thrive like never before in the changing world of cardiovascular care. USHV has partnerships with anchor affiliates in Arizona, Kansas, and Texas with approximately 150 physicians. With a growing footprint, a strong management team and backing from a fund managed by the Private Equity Group of Ares Management, USHV is expecting to grow rapidly in the next several years. Headquartered in Nashville, Tennessee, USHV has $150 million in revenue, and a total of 500 employees.