Drawing upon more than 20 years of health care management, clinical and strategic consulting experience, Kristi leads Sg2 consulting engagements to assist health care providers and suppliers in maximizing their current service line and ambulatory strategies. As a thought leader and national educator in orthopedics and service line strategy, she offers expert insight on payment innovation and guides leadership teams in developing strategic growth plans, ambulatory offerings and partnership strategies. Kristi also works closely with leadership teams in preparing for payment changes by improving performance across the System of CARE and developing a measured game plan to succeed in an increasingly value-based environment. She frequently speaks across the country at a variety of physician and health care leadership conferences.

Before joining Sg2, Kristi was a service line consultant collaborating with physician groups and hospital organizations to develop and implement orthopedics, spine and rehabilitation strategic plans. Liaising between hospital administration and physicians, she facilitated the completion and implementation of strategic plans. Earlier in her career, Kristi worked as a physical therapist in inpatient, outpatient and management positions.

Kristi holds master and bachelor degrees in physical therapy from the University of North Dakota. Kristi is based in Denver, CO, and enjoys spending her free time with her husband and twin daughters, enjoying the beauty of the Rocky Mountains.