Ryan Gish is a Managing Director of Kaufman Hall and a member of the firm’s Strategic and Financial Planning practice. Mr. Gish works with executive leadership teams and Boards of all types of hospitals and health systems nationwide. The strategic advisory focus is on helping organizations address the most pressing industry challenges through defining and implementing resilient strategies for the changing healthcare landscape. The result for clients is a platform for their ongoing strategic and financial success.
Mr. Gish has authored numerous articles published in healthcare professional journals, including hfm magazine, BoardRoom Press, and Trustee. Additionally, Mr. Gish was a contributing author for Health Care Strategy for Uncertain Times, published by AHA Press/Jossey Bass. Mr. Gish is a frequent presenter at national conferences of the American College of Healthcare Executives, The Governance Institute, Healthcare Financial Management Association, and the Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development (SHSMD). Additionally, he has served as guest faculty at Harvard University, Washington University in St. Louis, and University of Southern California.
Prior to joining Kaufman Hall, Mr. Gish worked for Jennings Ryan & Kolb and Baxter Healthcare Corporation.
Mr. Gish has an M.B.A. with honors from the John M. Olin School of Business at Washington University in St. Louis and received a B.S., cum laude, also from Washington University.
Mr. Gish currently is serving a three-year term on the SHSMD Board of Directors.