Fridley new VP of Operations at Sanford Health

Fred Fridley, previously interim vice president of operations at Sanford Health in Bismarck, has accepted the permanent position of vice president of operations for the Bismarck Region of Sanford Health.

A native of Watford City, Fridley started at Sanford in 2012 as the public affairs director for the Bismarck Region and most recently served as the executive director for the Sanford Health Foundation in Bismarck.

Prior to joining Sanford, he was the women’s head basketball coach at the University of Mary in Bismarck.

As vice president of operations, Fridley will oversee day-to-day operations, focus on strategic planning and direct operations of the health care system to support growth and access.