With over 25 years of healthcare experience and a passion for making a difference, Sharla brings a plethora of experience and insight to Equality Health in her role as Senior Vice President of Client Engagement. Her accomplished background includes building large-scale strategic partnerships, developing and leading executive-level sales teams, and creating innovative, value-based solutions.
Prior to joining Equality Health, Sharla worked with Phillips Healthcare, a global healthcare organization. During her 12-year tenure with Phillips, Sharla served as the West Zone Director of IDNs & Strategic Partnerships, and was responsible for leading her executive team to achieve record-breaking sales. Additionally, as Vice President of Phillips Healthcare Alliances, Sharla’s team attained 40 percent year-over-year growth within key enterprise accounts through implementation of effective solutions that spanned local government, academic institutions and community members.
Sharla also worked clinically as a Radiographic Technologist for more than 10 years in Phoenix, Arizona. She has an undergraduate degree in Healthcare Administration from Ottawa University and is working to complete her Master degree in the Science of Healthcare Delivery at Arizona State University.
In addition to her many professional and academic achievements, Sharla actively contributes to her community. She is a member of the American Heart Association Go Red Executive Team, Arizona State University-College of Health Solutions Dean’s Circle, The Greater Phoenix Economic Council/Health Innovations Committee, American College of Healthcare Executives and the American Association of Radiologic Technologists.
When she’s not working, learning or contributing to the greater good of her community, Sharla enjoys spending time with her family and friends in the great Arizona outdoors.