KIP EDWARDS

Vice President of Development and Construction

Banner Health

Kip Edwards is a Healthcare Executive with a wide range of experience leading operations support, business, and clinical services in multi-facility, integrated healthcare systems. Specific areas of expertise and experience include: facilities development, facilities maintenance and operations, biomedical engineering, infection control, transplant network, pharmacy operations, medical services contracting, medical/non-medical product and services contracting, real estate, supply chain management, and alliance planning and negotiation.

Kip has over 30 years of experience in the planning, design, construction, management, and operation/maintenance of healthcare facilities. During his career he has had direct responsibility for over 22million SF of new construction and renovations for medical facilities totaling in excess of $12 billion in project expenditures.

He held the most senior leadership positions for facilities management and/or development for Banner Health, the California Pacific Medical Center, Kaiser Permanente, and the University of Michigan Hospitals. This involved over 50 million square feet of facilities in 21 states. Additionally, with Kaiser Permanente he was responsible for a large group of operations support services nationally and throughout California.