Kristin is the North America Lead for Accenture’s Healthcare Provider Consulting practice. This practice consists of over 500 professionals serving health systems and physician organizations across the U.S. and Canada. Kristin recently led Accenture's Management Consulting business for Health & Public Service. Under Kristin's leadership, the business grew organically by more than 50 percent in three years. She also directly serves several large Health clients on strategic and transformational initiatives. Her experience comprises nearly 25 years advising and executing on behalf of clients across the spectrum of growth and operational strategy, M&A and complex transformation programs.
Previously, Kristin was one of the founding members of Accenture’s Growth Strategy practice and from 2007-09, she led Accenture's North American Mergers, Acquisitions & Alliances business. In that role, she oversaw the development and delivery of the Accenture’s core M&A assets into the marketplace and was involved in over a dozen mergers including key advisory roles in several large-scale high-tech transactions.
Before joining Accenture, Kristin served as the Director of Healthcare Strategy for iXL (now Scient), a boutique firm focused on digital strategy and development for providers, pharmaceutical companies and early stage companies. She also worked for Booz Allen Hamilton in their healthcare strategy consulting practice.
Kristin holds three patents, has authored over a dozen externally published articles and lectured on business transformations and M&A at Northwestern University’s Kellogg Business School and the University of Georgia’s business and law schools.
Kristin holds an MBA from The Wharton School and a BA from Vanderbilt University. She is based in Atlanta.