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About Rexford Anderson Sparta NJ

Rex Anderson - Executive at Ascension Health-Symphony – Saint Louis Mo

A resident of Sparta, NJ, Rex Anderson draws on over 20 years of experience in human resources, acquisition integration and change management to serve as the Vice President of Human Resources at Ascension Health-Symphony. In this role, he oversees the firm’s strategic Human Resources redesign; as well as the nationwide deployment business transformation activities for Human Resources, Finance and Supply Chain, working to increase organizational efficiency across 3,000 locations throughout 29 states with a targeted savings of $1.4B.

Previously, Rex Anderson assisted a variety of firms in developing effective human resources strategies as principal at Eagle Rock Consulting in Sparta, NJ. In this role, he guided firms within the pharmaceutical, financial, and industrial sectors, leveraging his experience at companies such as Dendrite International, Pfizer/Warner Lambert, Marsh McLellean, and Aetna Property Casualty. Earlier in his career, Rex Anderson served in various capacities at Pepsi Cola North America that included roles as the Head of Human Resources for Western Canada and as the business acquisitions manager. Later he was the Manger of Organization Design Develop for leading the re-engineering effort for North American Finance. Then as the manager of process and training development, he work as part of the corporate training designing and delivering national programs. Throughout his career, Mr. Anderson has facilitated labor relations, acquisitions, and organization design efforts, ensuring effective change management and reducing operational costs.

Rex Anderson received a bachelor’s degree in Corporate Finance and a master’s degree in Industrial Labor Relations from West Virginia University. In his free time, he enjoys spending time as a volunteer rescue medic with the National Ski Patrol and working with the Boy Scouts near his home in Sparta, NJ.

Work experience

Sep 2009Present

Vive President Human Resources

Ascension Health
Jan 2007Sep 2009

Managing Partner

Eagle Rock Consulting
Jan 2007Jan 2009

Global Vice President Human Resources

Dendrite International


Jan 1985Jan 1987

West Virginia Universary

Jan 1981Jan 1985

West Virgina University