The NoliWhite Group Expands Service Offerings with Two New Hires

The Healthcare Facility Developer Sharpens Expertise with Healthcare Industry Veterans

NASHVILLE, Tenn.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- The NoliWhite Group, Brentwood-based healthcare facility developers, today announced the addition of two new hires to meet growing demand for hospital and other healthcare-related construction sites across the U.S. The new associates bring over 40 years of combined healthcare experience to the firm, which plans to expand service offerings in 2011 to include medical equipment planning.

“The NoliWhite Group has distinguished itself as a team of experienced players,” said co-founder and Principal Mike Noli. “With more and more of our clients looking to us to assist with medical equipment planning, it is important for us to strategically add key team members to better serve our customers and ensure that we are poised for continued future success.”


Joey Abney

A seasoned healthcare executive with over 27 years of experience, Abney comes to The NoliWhite Group from IASIS Healthcare where he served as Vice-President of Design & Construction. In that role, Abney was responsible for all capital improvements for IASIS properties. With projects located throughout 15 states, Abney gained extensive experience working with A&E and Contracting firms, as well as local and state agencies to ensure timely and on-budget completion of projects. Prior to joining IASIS, Abney served as a Construction Executive at HCA, where he managed over 70 hospital and MOB projects.

Phyllis Johnson, RN, BSN

With over 17 years of medical equipment planning experience, Johnson comes to The NoliWhite Group from Partners Healthcare Group where she was a Principal and Member Owner. In that role, she directed operations and oversaw medical equipment planning, coordinating the successful development of over 600 projects. Prior to Partners Healthcare Group, she worked as a medical equipment planner for Gene Burton and Associates. Johnson started her career in healthcare as a registered nurse.

“Joey and Phyllis have the additional experience and expertise that will allow NoliWhite to expand into medical equipment planning,” said co-founder and Principal Drew White. “We’re thrilled to welcome these distinguished professionals to our team as we continue to grow.”


Utilizing a depth of resources to provide value-added services to healthcare facility operators for their capital projects through client-focused solutions, The NoliWhite Group provides a wide range of services from initial conceptual planning, to project execution and start up. Established in 2007 on a foundation of developing quality projects with professionalism and integrity, The NoliWhite Group principals have successfully managed more than $4 billion in healthcare capital projects in seven states and have extensive experience in complex additions and renovations. For more information regarding The NoliWhite Group, visit


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