Clendenin joined AMSURG in March 2009 as senior vice president of Corporate Services and was named to his current post in 2014. Clendenin has served in various positions within the healthcare industry for more than two decades. Prior to AMSURG he held management positions with Community Health Systems, Triad Hospitals, HCA and National Medical Enterprises. He has a master's in health administration from Washington University School of Medicine. He is a 2014 Council Fellow.