Senior Vice President, Culture
As senior vice president for UnitedHealth Group’s cultural transformation imperative, Mr. Sparkman leads the effort to ensure that Our United Culture values of integrity, compassion, relationships, innovation, and performance are integrated into every aspect of our organization. Prior to this role, Mr. Sparkman served as the senior human capital business partner for UnitedHealth Group's OptumHealth. Mr. Sparkman has more than 25 years of experience in Human Resources and Administration. Before joining UnitedHealth Group, he worked at Arthur Andersen as the West Region partner responsible for Human Resources and Business Consulting operations. Mr. Sparkman graduated from Bob Jones University with a B.S. in Accounting, is a former CPA, and is certified as a SPHR.