Consultant /Project Mgr. /Interim Exec. Indianapolis, IN, USA

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(Updated 2022-03-10)

Consultant /Project Mgr. /Interim Exec.

Indianapolis, IN, USA

Native English

  • project management
  • lean six sigma
  • IT, executive healthcare background

Skills (14)




Strategic planning







Six Sigma

turnaround interim executive



Professional Experience

Interim Executive
Solutions LLC

2014-01 - Present

Principal Strategist / Interim Executive Scope of Responsibility: Interim Executive Solutions is a healthcare consultancy firm owned by John Winenger, offering interim executive leadership (commonly CEO, CFO, COO roles) to healthcare organizations such as hospitals or physician groups, and non-profit organizations. Services include interim assignments involving leadership transitions, short term project management engagements, operational assessments, operations or financial restructuring or turnaround type engagements. A full list of my engagements are available at my LinkedIn profile above, but includes the following excerpts:
Remote & Onsight Adjunct Professor Healthcare Administration
DeVoe School of Business, Indiana Wesleyan University

2016-06 - Present

Adjunct Professor
Nebraska Health Methodist College

2020-06 - Present

School of Nursing; School of Healthcare Administration (June-20 to present)
Hospital Interim CEO Leadership
Clinical Alignment / Relationship Management

2021-02 - 2021-07

Interim COO Division Leadership / Stabilization / Strategic Planning / Operational Assessment

2019-10 - 2020-03

(Oct.-19 to March-20)
Turnaround Planning / Hospital Interim CEO Leadership / Strategy Evaluation / Relationship Management

2018-11 - 2019-07

Hospital Vice President Operations & Service Line leader
Primary Care Strategy Execution / LEAN Transformation

2017-10 - 2018-05

Hospital Interim Director
Care Management

2017-04 - 2017-10

Hospital Director of Oncology Service Line
Hospital Operations Assessment

2014-10 - 2016-06

Champagne, IL: Hospital Operations Assessment / Strategic Plan Evaluation / Turnaround (Apr.-14 to Sept.-14)
Ascension Health

1997-01 - 2014-01

Scope of Responsibilities: Over 17 yr. career, progressed from regional practice manager, to planning and business development executive supporting growth and strategic planning alignment activities throughout Indiana. Successfully executed statewide rural health growth strategy that included hospital and physician acquisitions and State /Federal alternative revenue development to expand telemedicine strategy in Indiana. After 9 yrs. advanced into hospital operations executive leadership that included technology integration (electronic health record), developed and implemented financial transformation activities, and created growth strategies in conjunction with physicians and governing board members. More details available at LinkedIn.
Executive Director, St. Vincent Health System Operations

2008-01 - 2014-01

Southern Indiana Chief Executive Officer

2012-01 - 2014-01

Interim Chief Executive Officer
St. Vincent Bedford Hospital

2011-01 - 2012-01

Interim Chief Executive Officer
St. Vincent Salem Hospital

2009-01 - 2010-01

Director, Regional Network Development

2003-01 - 2008-01

Director, Business Development & Strategic Planning

1999-01 - 2003-01

Manager, Regional Practice Management

1997-01 - 1999-01

Academic Background

Indiana Wesleyan University DeVoe School of Business
Indiana Wesleyan University DeVoe School of Business

2023-06 - 2023-06

Purdue University School of Engineering

2022-03 - 2019-09

Indiana Wesleyan University

2022-03 - 1993-01

Indiana University

2022-03 - 1984-01

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