As an associate principal on Sg2’s Consulting team, Ryan manages strategic engagements with a variety of clients across health care including academic medical centers, national health systems, regional health systems and community hospitals.
Ryan has almost 20 years of health care provider and industry experience with deep expertise in strategy and business development, service line leadership and growth, physician alignment and recruitment, and hospital operations and finance
Prior to joining Sg2, Ryan served as the regional vice president of oncology for Sarah Cannon and HCA Healthcare in the MidAmerica Division covering three states: Kansas, Missouri and Louisiana. At Sarah Cannon, he was responsible for developing the vision, strategy and tactical plans for multiple service lines including oncology, pulmonary, thoracic and others. Under his leadership, HCA opened its first bone marrow transplant program in Missouri, achieved several centers of excellence, opened new cancer centers including over $50M in capital investments, and was the first in HCA to develop telehealth and second opinion programs specially for cancer patients. This enabled year over year increases in market share and financial margin. Prior to Sarah Cannon, Ryan worked at Research Medical Center in Kansas City, Missouri, and AdventHealth leading teams in functional hospital operational departments and strategic business development. He also held leadership roles at University of Kansas Health System and the US Oncology Network.
Ryan earned an MBA from the University of Kansas and a BS in athletic training from the University of Northern Iowa. He is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives and serves on the boards of several cancer focused not-for-profits.