Laura Vallone is a senior associate supporting the Witt/Kieffer Information Technology practice. She has more than 30 years of recruiting experience, with 20 years specifically dedicated to health IT. Based in Oak Brook, Illinois, she specializes in identifying CIOs, CMIOs, and other key executive positions, including physician IT leaders.
Prior to joining Witt/Kieffer, Laura was an independent consultant, recruiting healthcare and clinical IT executives at both the director and VP levels. She also served several years as director of recruiting for healthcare professional services firm Dearborn Advisors, where she helped grow the firm significantly and was honored twice with the firm’s core value award. Earlier in her career, Laura was a director with Towers Perrin (now Towers Wyatt) where she helped build and manage a national recruiting team.
Laura is active in her community, serving as a youth soccer coach and president of Parish Athletic Board. She is also an avid gardener, reader, runner and soccer player.
B.S., History, Illinois State University, Normal, IL