Alex is a managing director in the EY-Parthenon practice of Ernst & Young LLP, where she works primarily on strategic transformation projects. Alex has worked with many health care and life sciences companies across the country and has developed and implemented large-scale plan design and funding strategies such as the introduction of innovative consumer-driven health care plans, health savings accounts and health improvement initiatives, including on-site pharmacies and clinics for her former clients. Alex led corporate strategy at Walgreens, and has performed work on several large-scale transactions, mergers and acquisitions, including the divestiture of Walgreens’ pharmacy benefit manager, acquisition of AllianceBoots and other assets. She has been quoted in numerous articles in the Chicago Tribune, Business Insurance, Workforce Management magazine, Crain’s Chicago Business and other industry publications. She is a regular speaker at events such as the California Governor’s Women’s Conference, World Health Care Congress, Midwest Business Group on Health, Crain’s Annual Health Care Conference, the Benefits Management Expo, the Self-Insurance Institute of America National Conference, John Marshall Law School and the Human Resources Management Association of Chicago, where she serves as the Chair for the Total Rewards Interest Group. She sits on the advisory board of the Michael Reese Health Trust and the Healthy Chicago initiative. She is also a member of the Board of Directors for the Respiratory Health Association and Chair of the Health and Wellness Council of the City of Chicago’s Chamber of Commerce. Alex received her BS in Management and Accounting from Northeastern Illinois University and an MBA from Northwestern University.
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