Michelle Conger is the Chief Strategy Officer for OSF Healthcare System. She has over 20 years of healthcare leadership experience and has been in her current position since 2010.
In this role, she has the responsibility for partnering with the CEO, board and leadership in the ongoing generation and refinement of the long term strategy which defines the competitive positioning of OSF Healthcare services. Along with these responsibilities, she also assists the organization and its leadership in ensuring the alignment of key strategic initiatives as well as marketing and business development plans. In her current position, Michelle has lead the creation of OSF Healthcare System’s innovation agenda including health technology incubation, usability and simulation strategies, and venture capital investment strategies. She has led many transformation initiatives across the System including the implementation of Epic, organizational design transformation, population health strategy development, and the creation of a system wide program management office. Her past roles have included Senior Vice President, Performance Improvement Division (2008-2010), and Executive Director of Planning for the Information Technology division (2006 – 2008). Her professional accomplishments also include achieving a 6 Sigma Black Belt (2002) and 6 Sigma Master Black Belt (2003). Michelle has a Master’s degree in social work from the University of Illinois.