Kara Witalis, MHA
Kara has ten years of experience in health care management and consulting. Her focus is strategy, business planning and analytics. As an independent consultant, Kara helps her clients align organizational data systems, and develop robust planning methodologies to inform strategic decisions and resource allocation. She has worked in both the adult and pediatric hospital setting.
Kara was director with Children’s Hospital and Research Center Oakland, where she focused on aligning the institutions clinical, financial and strategic functions. She earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration from the University of Colorado, Boulder and a Master’s in Healthcare Administration from Trinity University in San Antonio, Texas. She has advanced training in leadership and change management from Boston College.