Ahmad Pardazi has worked in the Healthcare Management field for over 15 years most recently as the Network Senior Director of Outcomes Improvement at HonorHealth covering oversight and direction for continuous improvement and project management of quality initiatives linked to patient safety, infection control, and clinical outcomes as well as strategic planning for quality and various service lines within the hospital system. In prior roles with HonorHealth, Ahmad held management roles over compliance with state licensing regulations and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) accreditation standards for the HonorHealth network and supported the response process for state and federal audit findings. Ahmad has been a part of GateWay Community College since 2017 and is the Program Director for the Health Services Management Program and Healthcare Regulatory Compliance Programs. Ahmad earned his Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry from the University of Washington and his Master's of Health Sector Management from Arizona State University. He holds active certifications in project management, healthcare compliance, healthcare quality, and process engineering.