Ed Fry, MBA


Ed Fry has successfully assisted healthcare systems, hospital boards and executive teams in securing visionary leaders for 30 years. Prior to founding FaithSearch Partners in 2007, he held senior/partner positions with two large, national healthcare and international executive search firms.

To date, he has managed more than 500 searches, including nearly 100 CEO-level searches. His clients have included more than half of the 20 largest healthcare systems in the country.

Ed was one of four individuals who founded HealthSearch Partnersand serves as its President/CEO, leading the firm’s day-to-day operations as well as implementing strategic initiatives.

Ed holds an MBA from Dallas Baptist University and a Bachelor’sdegree in Communications from Southwestern Adventist University,where he is a member of the institution’s board of trustees. He also serves on the board of the Ardmore Institute of Health, a $70 million, faith-based national foundation promoting wellness and healthy living, recently completing a four-year stint as board chair.

  • Executive Search
  • Associations
  • Faith Based
  • Healthcare Services
  • Medical
  • Advertising
  • Board/Governance
  • Business Development
  • CEO/President
  • Communications/PR
  • Data/Analytics
  • Development
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Finance/Accounting
  • General Management
  • GM/Operations
  • Government
  • Human Resources
  • Information/Digital
  • Invest. Mgmt./Banking
  • Legal/Compliance
  • Medical/Clinical
  • Research & Develop.
  • Risk Management
  • Supply Chain