Meet Samantha Henley

Sam Henley is an accomplished Director of Operations with a stellar reputation for delivering exceptional outcomes through her excellent communication, leadership, and organizational skills. With a proven track record of building collaborative teams and fostering relationships, Sam consistently drives results and has earned respect as a professional with rich and diverse leadership experience. 

Throughout her career, Sam has demonstrated strong written and verbal communication skills, coupled with a deep understanding of marketing and strategic communication. She excels in maintaining confidentiality and navigating complex operational landscapes, all while driving towards ambitious goals and fostering innovation. 

Sam’s achievements have been recognized through various awards, including the “Active of the Year” accolade from The Junior League of Fort Wayne in May 2021, the “Client of the Month” award from in February 2018, and now the ’40 under 40’ award from The Association of Junior Leagues International.  

Currently serving as Director of Operations at Parkview Health since June 2023, Sam is responsible for strategic planning, process improvement, and motivating teams to achieve goals and metrics. Her leadership extends to supporting clinic leadership, patients, physicians, and co-workers across the Allen County South region. 

Prior to her current role, Sam held positions of increasing responsibility within Parkview Health, including Primary Care Clinic Manager, Regional Manager, Practice Manager, Site Supervisor II, and Business Support Coordinator. Her tenure has been marked by a focus on operational excellence, team development, and driving results. 

Sam’s educational background includes a Master of Business Administration from Western Governor’s University and a Bachelor’s in Health Administration from Indiana University Fort Wayne. She has also pursued professional development opportunities, including Lean for Leaders and Leadership Institute programs offered by Parkview Health. 

Outside of her professional endeavors, Sam is an active member and current President of The Junior League of Fort Wayne, where she continues to contribute her time and skills to community initiatives. 

With a passion for excellence and a commitment to continuous improvement, Sam Henley is a respected leader in operations, known for her ability to deliver results and cultivate innovation in every role she undertakes.