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Frank Mckenna Joins Woodruff Sawyer as National Healthcare Practice Leader

January 16, 2019

Woodruff Sawyer announced today the addition of Frank Mckenna as Senior Vice President and National Healthcare Practice Leader. Prior to joining Woodruff Sawyer, Mckenna was President of the Healthcare Practice for a large National broker.

Frank’s role represents continued, strategic investment in our industry-leading healthcare team. In his role, Mckenna will be responsible for expanding and growing the current Healthcare practice, working closely with other specialists, including Chad Follmer, Senior Vice President and Partner – Healthcare and Life Science Practices. The addition of Frank adds further talent to the team and allows Chad to continue to focus on managing his key client relationships, growth, and developing industry-leading solutions.

CEO Andy Barrengos comments, “Frank’s experience in building national teams fits well with our desire to expand our Healthcare practice.  At the same time, Frank’s leadership and specialized expertise complement Woodruff Sawyer’s client focus, making this a compelling addition for both clients and colleagues.”

Mckenna adds, “I have always had a tremendous respect for Woodruff Sawyer, their professionals, and their culture. As a firm committed to independence, it provides an excellent platform for continued investment in growth to enhance our healthcare expertise and footprint.”

Said Follmer, “This is an exciting time in the healthcare field. Frank’s expertise and focus will complement and enhance our existing platform well, and allow us to be even more leading edge with clients in all verticals of healthcare – from traditional to the disruptors.”