William Anderson, SVP, Chief Human Resource Officer
William Anderson joined SCL Health as Senior Vice President/Chief Human Resource Officer in February 2011. Prior to joining SCL Health, he served as president of an HR consulting firm, and was previously the Senior Vice President of Human Resources for Trinity Health. Anderson was the initial senior human resource officer, architect and engineer of the successful consolidation of the HR business processes, workforce competencies, talent management and leadership development systems resulting from the merger of the Holy Cross Health System and Mercy Health Services to initially create Trinity Health.
Before joining Trinity Health, Anderson served in several corporate leadership roles in process, assembly and job shop manufacturing organizations, where he led human resource and quality improvement initiatives. His global manufacturing and consulting experience coupled with his previous Catholic healthcare accomplishments gives him a wide range of expertise in leading integration, cultural reorganization, and building organization capacity. Anderson’s experience in integrating human resource management theory and continuous improvement processes has given him unique skills in building high-reliability and high-engagement organizations.
Anderson received his bachelor’s degree from Florida State University and a Master’s of Business Administration from Augusta State University. He is engaged in several professional organizations and volunteer activities.