RaNae is a life-long learner of leadership, a teacher, and a healthcare executive. She is the Service Institute Leaderat TriHealth, Inc. in Cincinnati, Ohio. She served as a faculty member of the MHSA Graduate Program at Xavier University for 10 years. With 34years of healthcare leadership experience, she has demonstrated success in operational excellence and cultural transformation. She has worked with over 200healthcareCEOsin her coaching career, and her passion is driving results through collaborative relationships

Professional Experience

RaNae is a healthcare executive with leadership experience in large systems and in leading-community market segment. She has committed herself to help healthcare organizations achieve clinical and operational outcomes. Her commitment to healthcare extends into the academic sector with a background in teaching leadership curriculum at Xavier University in the Master of HealthcareAdministration program as well as Strategic Planning and Marketing in the undergraduate program. She has a deep background in working with rural and community hospitals to achieve quality, service, and engagement success. RaNae’sexpertise in working with senior leadership groups includes a focus on results and with an emphasis on effective communication skills and leadership accountability.

Education and Certifications
  • Master of Healthcare Administration, Xavier University, Cincinnati, OH
  • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH
Professional Associations
  • Member, American College of Healthcare Executives
  • Member, Healthcare Financial Management Association
  • Member, American Psychology Association
Publications/Speaking Engagements
  • Employee & Leader Engagement: Engaging Employees in Performance Improvement
  • National speaker for performance improvement and cultural transformation

Nicole has an intense desire to make a difference…and it shows. Throughout her work in events, sales & marketing, community work, and business development, Nicole’s career spanning 15 years has produced consistent results.

In 2014, Nicole joined Quint Studer as one of the first employees at Studer Community Institute. She was on the team that piloted the first early learning programs in Pensacola, FL. Nicole also spearheaded the small business training and development program, ultimately helping initiate EntreCon, a nationally known business and leadership conference. Most recently, she organized The Gratitude Symposium, impacting over 61,000 healthcare professionals with 45 expert speakers.

Today Nicole plays a vital role in working with partners and making an impact. She is a certified Management by Strengths trainer and manages all operations, assessments leads the data and research division, and helps organizations turn data into knowledge.

As a former Program and Events Manager for the Chamber of Commerce, she is instrumental in organizing and managing events that have an impact on individuals and organizations. Her extensive experience in sales and marketing with Cox Media has translated into success with organizations she assists. Whether managing partner engagement, managing book sales, designing and maintaining the website, the constant for Nicole is results.

Joy Skovira