Leadership

Leadership

Office of the CEO

Andrew Smith, Co-CEO Peter Smith, Co-CEO John Klare, Co-CEO

Andrew Smith

Peter Smith

John Klare

 

Andrew’s 30-year career has been dedicated to the healthcare industry, developing and implementing information systems, services, and strategic plans, all aimed at improving the business of healthcare. His extensive experience working with academic hospitals, integrated delivery networks (IDNs), community hospitals and physician group practices enables him to serve as a strategic advisor to many of the industry’s leading healthcare executives. Andrew holds a B.S.A. from Miami University.

Peter has more than 35 years of experience in healthcare and is an industry thought leader. He has worked with many of the country’s leading healthcare organizations and has engaged senior executives to better understand and appreciate the strategic implications of advanced healthcare technology, as well as plan for its deployment. He serves as a trusted advisor to several Chief Information Officers (CIOs), providing thought leadership on challenging organizational development, change management and strategic technology issues. Peter holds a Bachelor of Science in Systems Analysis from Miami University.

John has more than 30 years of experience in the healthcare industry specializing in hospital operations improvement and turnaround consulting as well as provider revenue cycle BPO services. He has a long track record of success growing both service offerings and associates and creating high-performing practices. He currently leads Impact Advisors Strategy & Operations practice. John has a Master of Business Administration in Finance and Health Administration from the University of Chicago.

Todd Hollowell

Todd Hollowell

Chief Operating Officer

Todd brings more than 30 years of information technology experience, working both as a consultant and an IT executive. Todd joined Impact Advisors soon after it was founded. Prior to joining Impact Advisors, Todd was the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) at University of Chicago Medicine (UCM).  Prior to joining UCM, Todd spent several years with a large healthcare IT consulting firm as a Practice Director in its Advanced Technologies Group, and he also has several years of experience at a “Big Five” consulting organization. Todd holds a B.S., in Business Management and a M.S., in Information and Communication Sciences from Ball State University.

Maria Smith

Maria Smith

Chief Financial Officer

Maria has nearly 25 years of experience including financial and cost accounting and analysis, budgeting, cash flow management, collections and payables, and corporate tax and audit preparation. Prior to joining Impact Advisors, Maria was a Principal Consultant for a “Big 5″ Audit and Consulting firm and an Accountant at a Manufacturing Firm.  She has significant consulting experience  specializing in financial systems implementation and has also held numerous human resource management positions.  Her expertise is invaluable in managing a well-run business, and guiding strategic and operational decisions for the organization.