SOURCE: Parsons


November 10, 2009 13:04 ET

Hamilton Joins Parsons as Vice President, Healthcare Sector

PASADENA, CA--(Marketwire - November 10, 2009) - Parsons is pleased to announce that Donald D. Hamilton has joined the company as Vice President for its Commercial Technology group. In this capacity, he will lead Parsons' Healthcare Sector. Parsons is a leader in providing program and project management services to healthcare facilities nationwide.

Mr. Hamilton has more than 30 years of experience in managing and consulting to all components of healthcare delivery systems. Prior to joining Parsons, he served as the managing director of a global real estate services firm's healthcare practice. His other assignments include serving as managing director of a public consulting company, serving as a partner with a professional services firm, serving as CEO of a large hospital, and serving as CEO of a statewide healthcare system. Mr. Hamilton is a fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives and the American Association of Healthcare Consultants. He is also a clinical professor at Carlson School of Management and Kellogg School of Management.

"Don is a recognized senior healthcare executive, and we are pleased he has joined the Parsons team," said Mike Walsh, Parsons Group President. "His expertise will be a great asset to our company."

Mr. Hamilton holds a bachelor's degree in economics and political science from Macalester College and a master's degree in healthcare administration from the University of Minnesota. He also completed the Advanced Management Program at Harvard Business School. He is based in Chicago, Illinois.

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