Sarah Cole has been promoted to CEO of CHAN Healthcare, a risk consulting and internal audit firm.
Cole, 42, is currently senior VP at the Clayton, Miss.-based firm, a subsidiary of Crowe Horwath, an accounting and consulting firm where Cole is also a partner. Starting in April, she will lead the faith-based company's 320 employees and oversee a client base of over 700 hospitals and healthcare organizations.
When she joined CHAN in 2003, she led the internal audit team at St. Vincent Health, an Indianapolis-based system owned by Ascension Health. She later moved to the St. Louis area to manage all services provided to Ascension, CHAN's largest client.