Drawing upon more than 20 years of healthcare management, clinical and strategy consulting experience, Kristi assists healthcare organizations in building their executive teams to meet not only their short-term goals, but to ensure that they thrive in the future. As a trained physical therapist, Kristi understands provider perspectives and the vertical and horizontal organizational integration needed to deliver successful solutions in talent management, executive team-building and strategic planning. Kristi brings to her work energy and enthusiasm for identifying leaders who can truly transform their organizations.
Kristi came to WittKieffer following a role as a principal with Sg2/Vizient, a healthcare analytics, intelligence and consulting firm. Among her many responsibilities, she led research and consulting engagements around ambulatory and service line strategy, assisted clients in preparing for evolving payment models, and facilitated the use of technologies to improve patient care and connections. She also forecasted future healthcare demand for operative and non-operative services and counseled clients in necessary partnership strategies to drive results. Previously, Kristi worked for Accelero Health Partners, where she led the development and implementation of orthopedic and spine service line strategies. Earlier in her career, Kristi worked as a physical therapist in inpatient, outpatient and management positions.
A frequent presenter at healthcare administration and physician leadership conferences, Kristi has published insights around service line, payment, post-acute, and other healthcare topics throughout her career. She is involved in various philanthropic activities and enjoys traveling, gardening, yoga and spending time with her twin girls.