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Premier Health Names System Vice President of Strategic Business Development

DAYTON, Ohio (July 15, 2019) – Premier Health has named Lainie Dean system vice president of strategic business development. She will be responsible for new growth strategies and business development initiatives such as the health system’s market-based plans, strategic market development, physician recruitment, and the physician relationship management program.

For the past 11 years, Dean has operated her own consulting company, Dean Strategy, LLC. As a consultant, she has led strategic initiatives for healthcare clients in Chicago, Orlando, Nashville, Las Vegas, and South Bend. She previously worked as the Executive Director of Operations and Network Development for Kettering Physician Network.  Early in her career she worked for Premier Health as Director of Supply Market Intelligence and Performance Management for the Strategic Sourcing Division. 

“We are delighted to welcome Lainie back to the organization,” said Mary Boosalis, president and CEO for Premier Health. “Her scope of experience and knowledge will bring insight and new perspective to strategically position us for future growth.”

Lainie Dean earned a Masters of Hospital and Health Administration from Xavier University and a Bachelors of Business Administration at the University of Cincinnati. In addition, she has a Certificate of Achievement from Villanova University in Six Sigma Green Belt and Lean Six Sigma.

Dean is a board advisor for PQ Systems in Dayton and Aquabiliti Inc. in Nashville and is an active board member for Chaminade Julienne High School. She volunteers for Startup Grind Dayton and is a mentor for Wright State University’s College of Liberal Arts.

She will begin in her new role on August 5.

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