Satellite Healthcare Names Estrella Parker Vice President and Chief Human Resources Officer

SAN JOSE, Calif–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Satellite Healthcare, a
leading national not-for-profit and the 7th largest provider
of patient-centered dialysis and kidney disease services, announced
today it has appointed Estrella Parker Vice President and Chief Human
Resources Officer. Parker brings with her more than 20 years of
experience in human resource leadership and business transformation
roles within major healthcare and international Fortune 500 companies.

Parker will be the executive team member responsible for providing
strategic leadership and direction to maximize employee engagement and
contribution while driving human resource function excellence. She will
oversee all human resource functions and programs including compensation
and benefits, employee relations, talent acquisition, performance
management, organization development, training and development,
workforce planning, and human resources information systems. Satellite
is a 1,700+ employee organization that operates nearly 90 in-center
dialysis and home therapy facilities in six states.

“Estrella’s track record at some of the country’s most respected
organizations, coupled with her clear passion for her work, will make
her a significant asset as Satellite continues on its path of strategic
expansion in an increasingly complex industry,” said Rick Barnett,
President and CEO of Satellite Healthcare. “We’re pleased to welcome her
to the team.”

Parker comes to Satellite Healthcare after a decade with The Clorox
Company, where as a member of the Human Resources Executive Team she
most recently served as Senior Director, HR Global Solutions and HR
Global Business Partnership. During her tenure, she had overseen several
aspects of Human Resources function leadership to support the company’s
Business Strategies and Operations. Prior to joining The Clorox Company
she served as Vice President, Human Resources and Human Resources
Transformation Program Integration at Kaiser Permanente; and National
Director, Strategic Change at The Prudential Insurance Co.

“I’m excited to join an organization whose primary focus – making life
better for the people it serves through its culture and its people –
aligns so well with my own personal and professional mission,” said
Parker. “I’m looking forward to helping take Satellite to the next

Parker holds a Master’s in Business Administration from the Anderson
Graduate School of Management at the University of California, Los
Angeles, and a Bachelor’s of Science in Computer Science from the
University of the Philippines.

About Satellite Healthcare:

Satellite Healthcare, Inc.,
has been among the nation’s leading not-for-profit providers of kidney
dialysis and related services since 1974. Through its affiliated
services, Satellite WellBound, Satellite Dialysis, and Satellite
Research, Satellite Healthcare provides unparalleled early patient
wellness education, personalized clinical services, and a complete range
of dialysis therapy choices. In addition, Satellite Healthcare has a
well-recognized, enduring commitment to philanthropy and community
service, from funding millions of dollars in research grants to
sponsoring kidney programs nationwide. Satellite is committed to
advancing the standard of chronic kidney disease care so patients can
enjoy a better life.


Satellite Healthcare, Inc.
Kim Hernandez, 650-404-3623