Director, Corporate Accounts, Specialty Advancement Network, Health Systems and Specialty Services
Kara has more than 15 years of healthcare solutions experience, with an extensive background in specialty pharmaceutical business development, market access, and strategic operational support.
As Director, Corporate Accounts, Kara is responsible for providing consultative guidance and strategic support, overseeing corporate pharmaceutical contracting and account management. She is passionate about enhancing the quality of healthcare through improved design and brought that forward-thinking sensibility to her role in aligning strategic partnerships to deliver continuity of growth and patient care. Her work has focused on strategic account management and consulting in the areas of specialty pharmacy market access and optimization, payer and PBM solution development, and aligned outcomes in the areas of managed care, pharmaceutical manufacturing, and wholesale distribution.
She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Health Sciences and a Master of Business Administration. When not at work, Kara is an avid outdoorswoman and competitive endurance athlete. She enjoys spending time with her family and her dog.