Eric L. Cole, MS, FACHE

Eric L. Cole, MS, FACHE
Administrative Management

Academic Degrees
BA, University of Maryland
MS, University of Maryland


Phone: 301-451-4430

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Eric L. Cole, MS, FACHE


Eric L. Cole is the chief of the Clinical Center's Office of Administrative Management where he oversees a department of 32 federal hospital administrators responsible for administrative management, personnel management, budget formulation and execution, contract and acquisition management, resource management, facilities and space management and other NIH Clinical Center-wide hospital administration functions.  

He founded the non-profit Dandy-Walker Alliance, Inc. in 2006 after his son was born with a congenital brain defect. The Dandy-Walker Alliance’s mission is to promote awareness, provide a support network for families, help set, support and fund national research activities and make information available to families affected by Dandy-Walker Syndrome in an organized and accessible way to offer encouragement, services and support.    

Board certified in healthcare management as an American College of Healthcare Executive Fellow, Mr. Cole participates in numerous national organizations and committees. In 2008, he was appointed by President George W. Bush to a two-year term on the President’s Committee for People with Intellectual Disabilities and by Governor Martin O'Malley to a five-year term on Maryland's Developmental Disabilities Council.  He was reappointed to a second term by Governor O'Malley in 2013 and currently serves as the Council Chairman.  

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