Sparks Announces Promotions

(April 17, 2012) - Sparks Health System is pleased to announce the promotion of Richard Boone, Sparks’ Associate Administrator for the past two years, to the role of Chief Financial Officer.

Richard has been in the healthcare field for more than 20 years since receiving his MBA from the University of Southern Mississippi. Before he joined Sparks, he was Chief Executive Officer at Summit Regional Medical Center for four years, he worked with Health Management in Operations/Finance for ten years and he worked with Humana for six years.

Former Sparks Chief Financial Officer, Darrell Hardy, has also been promoted. Darrell and his family are relocating to Oklahoma City, where he will serve as Chief Financial Officer for Health Management’s Group 3 Western Division.


Richard Boone


Darrell Hardy