Management/Board of Directors
Vice President of Physician Recruitment
Audrey Barker is an experienced healthcare professional and thought leader in the physician recruitment industry. Most recently, Barker served as the Manager of Physician Recruitment and Retention at Kettering Health Network in Dayton, Ohio, leading the comprehensive recruitment efforts of 9 hospitals, 7 freestanding emergency departments and over 120 outpatient facilities, while providing direct contractual and relational support to more than 500 employed physicians.
During her time at Kettering, she successfully placed more than 225 physicians in the region and served practices of multiple sizes and affiliations, including hospital employed positions, multi-specialty private groups and independent practitioners, as well as research and academically focused clinicians. Barker published The Physician Recruiting Standard – The Delta Companies in 2018, which discusses strategies for physician retention and preventing burnout.
Barker earned her Bachelor’s in Business Administration from Ohio University and continued on to receive her Master’s in Business Administration from Indiana Wesleyan University. Barker is an active member of Association for Staff Physician Recruiters, Ohio Network of Physician Recruiters and Ohio Health Association.