Farrell is new hospital manager of facilities

ESCANABA — OSF St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group announces Bill Farrell as its new manager of facilities management. He will be responsible for the plant operations and housekeeping departments and will oversee all facility construction projects. In addition, he will be responsible for implementing standard facilities management practices, regulatory and accreditation compliance strategies, design and construction standards and commissioning procedures at all OSF St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group locations.

An Escanaba native, Farrell graduated from Bay College with an associate degree in water purification and later earned his bachelor’s degree in civil engineering from Michigan Technological University in Houghton.

“Bill brings a wealth of engineering knowledge and experience to OSF and we are looking forward to his leadership in our facility”, said Kelly Jefferson, vice president of operations for OSF St. Francis Hospital & Medical Group.

Farrell resides in Soo Hill with his wife, Kristen, and their two young daughters, Hattie and Harper.