Russ Carter Russ Carter

Russ Carter


Health Sector Inpatient Practice Director
Russ’ remarkable reputation in the healthcare industry, depth of technical knowledge, and long-standing client relationships make him an excellent inpatient practice director within Henderson Engineers’ health sector. An outdoorsy family man, he brings his love for adventure and astute communication skills to work every day. His resume boasts two decades of leadership and project management experience collaborating with colleagues, clients, and partners.

Specializing in healthcare building systems design, Russ focuses on building operations that meet the end user’s needs and expectations while also achieving the client’s goals. Integrating the latest technologies with practical applications, he brings a dynamic vision to every project. Russ follows the principle of designing and constructing for the life of the building and plays an integral role during all phases of the design and construction process. Working with owners and facility managers to aid in operation of their buildings gives Russ just about as much joy as spending a day on the lake with his wife and three children.


  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering

    Tennessee State University

Thought Leadership

  • Article

    Healthcare Insights from the 2021 Environments for Aging Expo

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    Takeaways From 2020 Vanderbilt Healthcare Design & Construction Symposium

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    How Medtail Merges Healthcare with the Convenience of Retail

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    Converting Alternative Structures for Coronavirus (COVID-19) Patients

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    Design Guidelines for Infection Control

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    Healthcare Design in the Wake of COVID-19