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hospital administrator , Air force officer

Dirk William Sandstrom, American air force officer, hospital administrator. Scout Master Boy Scouts American, Salt Lake City, 1993-1994; loaned executive United Way Abilene, Texas, 1996; director combined federal campaign Dyess Air Force Base, 1996, Hickam Air Force Base, 1998, 2000. Member American College Healthcare Executives, Air Force Association, Company Grade Officers Association, Golden Key, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Beta Sigma.

Background

Sandstrom, Dirk William was born on October 27, 1963 in Ogden, Utah, United States. Son of William Arthur and Jeanene Melva (Curtis) Sandstrom.

Education

Bachelor of Science cum laude, University Utah, 1990. Master in Public Health, University Utah, 1994.

Career

Research assistant University Iowa, Iowa City, 1990-1992. Freelance writer Blackwell Consultant, Inc., Salt Lake City, 1993-1994. Commissioned major United States Air Force, 1994.

Assistant administrator 7th Medical Group, Dyess Air Force Base, Texas, 1995-1996. Member advisory council health care consumer advisory council 7th and 15th Medical Group, 1995-1996, 98-99. Chief information officer 7th Medical Group, 1996-1998.

Operations officer 15th Medical Group, Hickam Air Force Base, Hawaii, 1998-1999. Flight Commander Medical Logistics, 1999-2001. Administrator 71st Medical Group, Vance Air Force Base, Oklahoma, since 2001.

Lecturer University Utah, Salt Lake City, 1993-1994, Salt Lake Community College, Salt Lake City, 1993-1994. Member advisory board Salt Lake City-County Health Department, 1993-1994. Instructor Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, since 1998.

Instructor Hawaii Pacific University, since 2000.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: How To Own a Home Business, 1994. Editor Utah Public Health Association Newsletter, 1993-1994.

Views

Death is a necessary step in human progression, just as birth was. Sometime after death, the spirit and body will be reunited— and never to be separated again. This is called resurrection, and it was made possible by the death and Resurrection of Jesus Christ.

Membership

Scout Master Boy Scouts American, Salt Lake City, 1993-1994. Loaned executive United Way Abilene, Texas, 1996. Director combined federal campaign Dyess Air Force Base, 1996, Hickam Air Force Base, 1998, 2000.

Member American College Healthcare Executives, Air Force Association, Company Grade Officers Association, Golden Key, Phi Beta Kappa, Phi Kappa Phi, Beta Sigma.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: sports, cooking, travel, reading, fine arts.

Connections

Married Lisa Marie Nelson, December 29, 1992. Children: Elisabeth Annette, Matthew Daren, Sarah Janene, Benjamin William.

father:
William Arthur Sandstrom

mother:
Jeanene Melva (Curtis) Sandstrom

spouse:
Lisa Marie Nelson

children:
Matthew Daren Sandstrom

Sarah Janene Sandstrom

Elisabeth Annette Sandstrom

Benjamin William Sandstrom