Chris leads the Aveus strategic consulting team, serves on the Medecision Executive Leadership Team, and oversees company talent strategies and People Resources. Her work has taken her around the world, giving her a unique perspective on how leaders drive material and positive outcomes in today’s global marketplace. Any industry undergoing transformation – like healthcare – is a place Chris feels comfortable.
Chris is also an author. In her most recent book, BOLD, she provides invaluable insights into the characteristics and requirements of leadership in times of transformational change.
Prior to Aveus and Medecision, Chris had a progressive corporate career and held several executive positions in the media and financial services industries. At Cowles Media/Star Tribune, she was senior vice president and general manager of markets and products. Chris also served in several executive positions at First Bank (now U.S. Bank). Chris is also a director, serving on two corporate boards, and as a personal passion, she is a private investor in women owned and led companies.
She holds a Master of Arts degree in Liberal Studies from Hamline University, a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Minnesota, and Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics and Political Science from the University of Wisconsin-Superior.