What did you want to be when you grew up?
I still have not decided.
Who is a person past or present whose leadership you admire?
My former business partner, Helen Hadley.
Words to live by:
A successful day at work is:
Filled with team energy.
What is an achievement you enjoy sharing?
The growth of a consulting firm that allowed us to create a supportive work family.
What do you do for fun?
Garden, race sailboats and fly fish.
What motivates you each week?
My team, our clients, and the drive to improve healthcare access.
What book are you reading or podcast are you listening to right now?
American Dirt – Jeanine Cummins
What do you think are the greatest challenges/opportunities for Connecticut’s healthcare industry to tackle in the next 10 years? 20 years?
The struggle between the comfort of the way we are operating and the knowledge that it is not sustainable.
Why did you decide to be a board member?
To serve the organization so that it can continue to thrive.
What do you believe is the greatest benefit you have gotten from being an ACHE member?
Connections to other folks passionate about improving healthcare.
What advice would you give you to an early careerist?
Be humble, be kind, and ask lots of questions. Life is a journey of learning.