As a leader of the Neurosciences service line research team, Kate contributes to the development and delivery of Sg2’s neurosciences, spine and behavioral health offerings, working closely with clients to provide comprehensive research- and analytics-driven strategic intelligence.
In her current role, she has contributed to projects including the annual development of Sg2’s Impact of Change® forecast, numerous white papers and service-line focused consulting engagements. She has spoken at a variety of events including planning retreats, web seminars and national meetings on topics related to the neurosciences landscape, evolution of stroke care, channel strategy, chronic care and others.
Prior to joining Sg2, Kate worked as an administrative project assistant in emergency management at Rush University Medical Center, where she supported Joint Commission compliance, patient and employee safety, emergency preparedness and business recovery via weekly interdisciplinary environment of care rounds, policies and procedures development, and audit assistance to accrediting bodies. She also held a business strategy graduate internship at SPM, a health care marketing and branding firm, where she supported business objectives and advised strategy through industry and market research and thought leadership content development.
Kate earned an MS in health systems management from Rush University in Chicago, IL, and received her BA from the University of Southern California. She is an active member of the Junior League of Chicago, which contributes more than 200,000 volunteer and fundraising hours annually for Chicago-area projects and community agencies.