Frank J. Sardone
president and chief executive officer
Bronson Healthcare Group
Frank J. Sardone is president and chief executive officer of Bronson Healthcare Group, Inc. in Kalamazoo, Michigan which was awarded the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in 2005. Established in 1900, Bronson has a long history of providing high quality medical care to people throughout Southwest Michigan and is Kalamazoo’s second largest employer. At the center of the Bronson system is Bronson Methodist Hospital, a tertiary medical center providing inpatient and outpatient care from a central location in downtown Kalamazoo.
Frank is a member of numerous national, state and local professional organizations, including the ACHE, the Center for Health Design, the Center for Healthcare Governance and the executive committee and boards of the Michigan Hospital Association and Michigan Hospital Association Insurance Company. Active in his community, he also serves on the boards of the Greater Kalamazoo United Way, Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra and Ministry with Community.
Frank received both a bachelor of science degree in 1979 and a MBA from the University of Kentucky in 1981. In 1996, he received the Michigan ACHE Regent’s Young Healthcare Leader Award.