Sg2 Experts

Sg2’s team of experts leads the development of analytics, intelligence and consulting. Their thoughtful analysis and provocative opinions guide health care leaders as they navigate the evolving health care landscape.


Ted Pfeiffer Principal

As a member of the Sg2 Consulting team, Ted focuses on strategic planning and business growth engagements. He has worked for more than 20 years as a consultant and community builder on behalf of health care providers. Prior to joining Sg2, Ted served as executive director of InSight, the independent...

Jay B Prystowsky, MD, MBA Principal

Jay provides thought leadership and shapes Sg2’s editorial perspective and vision for service line optimization in surgery, integrating strategies for market performance, clinical quality and cost. He plays a key role in the creation of publications, conference materials, course materials and webinars focused on surgery. He also delivers and facilitates...

Susan Quirk

Susan Quirk Principal

Susan Douglass Quirk has more than 25 years of experience partnering with a multitude of health care organizations and multispecialty groups to overcome a myriad of issues related to engagement and productivity of the executives, physicians and clinical care teams in a manner focused on achieving the mission, strategies and...

Tim Remus, PhD Senior Director

Tim leads the development and delivery of Sg2’s cancer intelligence and provides subject area expertise for oncology, life science and pharmaceutical consulting projects. He is responsible for overseeing the development of Sg2’s oncology viewpoint, including intelligence for publications, webinars and the Impact of Change® forecast, and supplies Sg2 members with...

Amit Sharma

Amit Sharma Consulting Lead

Amit is an international health care business leader with 15 years of experience in solving key business and clinical questions. He has led health care projects in 10 countries, across Canada and in 30 US states. Amit has been with Sg2 since 2004. As a lead on Sg2’s Consulting team,...

Lisa Slama, PhD Principal

Lisa guides hospital and health system executive leadership and planning teams in developing clinical/business models to prepare for the high-value health care era. She also leads strategic planning projects to help organizations increase market share, foster alignment with providers, improve profitability and optimize care delivery. As an enterprise strategy thought...

Jon Yipp

Jon Yipp Associate Principal

Jon brings 25 years of health care planning, consulting and hospital operational experience. He has led many complex consulting engagements in strategy and business planning, financial planning and analysis, scenario development and forecasting, service line development, hospital joint-ventures and due diligence, physician group and network development, performance and operational improvement,...

Jayme Zage, PhD Principal

As a senior member of Sg2’s service line thought leadership team, Jayme supports client needs across a broad range of service line initiatives, including structuring, strategic planning, workforce alignment, technology adoption and care delivery innovation. She is an esteemed thought leader in behavioral health and the neurosciences; while working on-site...

Katherine Zentner Director

As a leader on the neurosciences service line 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...