Jim brings 20 years of strategy experience in the health care and political arenas to his National Vice President role.

Previously, Jim co-led Sg2’s Client Service team, focusing on operations and the integrated delivery of Sg2’s analytics and intelligence. Jim worked with hospitals and large multihospital health systems to maximize the value of their Sg2 membership and provide expertise for projects that included service line and program development, ambulatory strategy, capital purchases, channel management and volume forecasting.

Jim often represents Sg2 at speaking engagements detailing national health care trends, ambulatory strategy development leveraging claims data and the socialization of decisions by storytelling with data.

Before joining Sg2, Jim was the assistant vice president of outreach at the Illinois State Medical Society and ISMIE Mutual Insurance Company. In this role, he was involved in managing relationships with large physician groups, advocacy, business development, marketing and governmental affairs. He also worked in the State of Illinois’ Office of the Governor.

Jim earned an MBA with concentrations in marketing and in management and organization from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University. He graduated with a BS in political science from Northwestern University.