Vice President


University of Southern California

Bachelor of Arts, Education

Los Angeles, California

College of Holy Names

State of California Standard Teaching Credential

San Jose, California


American College of Medical Staff Development, Board Certification, CMSR

Professional Memberships

National Association of Physician Recruiters

Medical Group Management Association

American College of Healthcare Executives


Sandy Champion, CMSR, is a vice president at Coker Group. With over 20 years of experience, Ms. Champion has gained a reputation as an expert in community needs assessment (CNA), community health needs assessment (CHNA), physician recruitment, and medical staff development and strategic planning. She also works on other projects related to hospital operations and strategic services.


  • Served as a hospital executive in California, Oregon, and Washington.
  • Founder and president of Champion Healthcare Consulting Group, a healthcare consulting firm of 17 years specializing in medical staff planning and development.
  • Developed the Demand Tool for physician forecast assessment planning.
  • Earned national recognition and the National Achievement Award by the American Academy of Medical Management for her successful approach to the recruitment planning process.
  • Works with healthcare planning leaders, such as the National Centers for Workforce Planning in Washington, D.C., to improve the integration of provider supply.