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Ward Christopher Clark, American executive search company executive, consultant. Diplomate American College Healthcare Administrators. Member Leadership Atlanta, 1980-1981. Member Rotary.


Clark, Ward Christopher was born on September 19, 1939 in Springfield, Illinois, United States. Son of William Wallace and Portia Savage (Ward) Clark.


Bachelor of Arts, Vanderbilt University, 1962;Master of Business Administration, University of Chicago, 1964.


With, North Carolina Baptist Hospital, Winston-Salem, 1963-1971;senior vice president, North Carolina Baptist Hospital, Winston-Salem, 1966-1971;associate administrator, Northside Hospital, Atlanta, 1971-1973;chief Executive officer, Northside Hospital, Atlanta, 1973-1988;executive search consultant, Heidrick & Struggles, Inc., Atlanta, since 1988;partner, Heidrick & Struggles, Inc., Atlanta, since 1989;also board directors, Heidrick & Struggles, Inc., Atlanta. Associate in career development University of Chicago, since 1965. Preceptor Georgia State University.

Grustee Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Georgia, 1980-1984, Preferred Health Plan, Inc., 1986-1988, Georgia Non-Profit Hospital Association, 1986-1988, Greater Atlanta Health Care Coalition, 1986-1989.


God never intended nor desired for a single person to go to Hell. Sin caused a separation between God and man, and that Jesus’ death on the cross is the only bridge to cross from death to life. This bridge, however, is accessible by anyone at anytime.


Christian discipleship is a commitment to work for social and political change of the community you live in.


The family is the basic human community through which persons are nurtured and sustained in mutual love, responsibility, respect, and fidelity.


Member Leadership Atlanta, 1980-1981. Member Rotary.


Married Linda Joyce Garrett, December 28, 1963. Children– Paul Christopher, Karen Lynne.