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We understand the healthcare sector from every perspective: health plans and providers; trade associations and advocacy groups; key service providers, such as pharmacies and data analytics firms; and government agencies and compliance. Michael Best Strategies provides a variety of services to healthcare sector clients, with a special focus on healthcare innovation.

We also support clients with interests in issues such as regulatory reform; Medicaid transformation; state financing of health and healthcare innovation; health policy monitoring and analysis; coalition and association development and management; relationship cultivation; business modeling; and key messaging strategies. Our team has real-world experience working in the health sector, along with a network of influential connections.

Healthcare Innovation Group

The proven path to accelerated innovation starts here!

The healthcare marketplace continues to be too complex, but innovation to improve it is surging at a pace which has never been seen in the past. Innovators are often unprepared for the market and have trouble navigating towards those that can help, and payors and providers find it challenging to evaluate and determine best-in-class, impactful, and innovative solutions in a timely manner.

Learn more about the Healthcare Innovation Group.

Meet Our Healthcare Team

Andrew A. Hitt

Andrew Hitt
Partner
Andrew’s Bio

Kristine Seymour

Kristine Seymour
Partner
Kristine’s Bio

Anne Canfield

Anne Canfield
Partner
Anne’s Bio

Jeff Thormodsgaard

Jeff Thormodsgaard
Partner
Jeff’s Bio

Vojas

Stephanie Vojas
Partner
Stephanie’s Bio

Aaron Kessinger

Aaron Kessinger
Principal
Aaron’s Bio

Beth Cubriel

Beth Cubriel
Principal
Beth’s Bio

Mickey Foti

Mickey Foti
Principal
Mickey’s Bio

Stacy Conrad

Stacy Conrad
Principal
Stacy’s Bio

Lisa Wills

Lisa Wills
Principal
Lisa’s Bio

Becky Miller Updike

Becky Miller Updike
Principal
Becky’s Bio

Donald Conrad, Jr.

Donald Conrad, Jr.
Principal
Donald’s Bio

Chase Braden

Chase Braden
Senior Advisor
Chase’s Bio

Robert Gross

Robert Gross
Senior Advisor
Robert’s Bio

Rachel Horton

Rachel Horton
Senior Advisor
Rachel’s Bio

Tamara Quiram

Tamara Quiram
Senior Advisor
Tamara’s Bio

Terry Sullivan

Terry Sullivan, M.D.
Senior Advisor
Terry’s Bio

Charlene Conlin

Charlene Conlin
Senior Associate
Charlene’s Bio

Tyler Foti

Tyler Foti
Senior Associate
Tyler’s Bio

Arthur Meinig

Arthur Meinig
Senior Associate
Arthur’s Bio

Hannah Stepp

Hannah Stepp
Senior Associate
Hannah’s Bio

Kim Zaverl

Kimberly Zaverl
Senior Associate
Kimberly’s Bio

Vikki Doherty

Vikki Doherty
Associate
Vikki’s Bio

Mark Pappas

Mark Pappas
Associate
Mark’s Bio

John Zordani

John Zordani 
Associate
John’s Bio

Ricardo Rojas

Ricardo Rojas
Associate
Ricardo’s Bio

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