The IntegraMed Fertility management team brings decades of experience and thought leadership that guide the company’s direction.
Chief Executive Officer
As CEO, Chris is responsible for driving operational excellence in patient care, and facilitating efficient integrations and training initiatives for new and existing practices within the IntegraMed network. In addition, he oversees revenue cycle management and procurement and various other functions.
Prior to joining IntegraMed Fertility, Chris served as the Group President and Chief Operating Officer of Surgery Partners LLC. While there, he had significant operational and strategic responsibilities, holding lead responsibility for Surgery Partners ASC operations. From 1998-2007 he worked at HealthSouth Corporation in various operational roles with his final role being Senior Vice President of Operations for the Outpatient Division. After successfully assisting in the sale of the Outpatient Division to Select Medical Corporation in May 2007, he served as Division President of the West Region overseeing 350+ locations. Beginning in 2009 he served as Divisional President of the Network Division at Select Medical. During his tenure he developed and grew a new Worker’s Compensation Specialty Network Product, enabling it to compete for greater market share in the $80B marketplace.
Chris holds a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill where he was a John Motley Morehead Scholar. He earned his Masters in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from Georgia State University. Chris and his family currently reside in Tampa, FL, but will be relocating to Westchester County, NY. His interests include spending time with family, golf, tennis, reading and music.
Executive Vice President, Marketing, Product Development, Integration, and Technology
Shannon is responsible for supporting marketing, sales, and growth strategy of IntegraMed and its network of partner practices with the aim of providing access and excellent care to infertility patients to fulfill their dreams of family.
Prior to joining IntegraMed, Shannon was Senior Vice President of Worldwide Digital Marketing and Head of Marketing for the Americas at Sotheby’s serving the sale of $5.4B in art annually. In her global role, she created a 3 year digital roadmap that led to expanding client reach by over 40% online. Previously as Vice President of Health Marketing at Time Inc.’s Lifestyle Group, Shannon led general management of digital properties, pharmaceutical marketing and sales development, and business development with related online health properties. Prior to Time Inc., Shannon was a Director of Strategic Development at WebMD. Shannon began her career at Bain & Company doing growth strategy, business development, healthcare consulting, project management, and organizational change management.
Shannon graduated from Harvard University with a BA, Magna Cum Laude and received her MBA in Healthcare Management at The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. She chaired the annual Wharton Healthcare Business Conference there.
Shannon has a wealth of experience in the areas of product development, change management, and service delivery having worked at Bain, Time Warner, Web MD, Sotheby’s and most recently as the chief architect of the NewStart project. Thanks to her expertise, IntegraMed is able to take an integrated approach to designing, developing and implementing our systems in a high-quality, customer-focused and coordinated manner.
Chief Financial Officer
With more than 30 years of experience in Finance, Operations and Business Development, John has a keen eye for running day-to-day operations while maintaining a strategic focus to help grow business.
A graduate of Franklin and Marshall College, John’s career began as an audit and tax supervisor at Arthur Young and Company. From there, he held a number of operations management positions eventually landing at APS Healthcare in White Plains as the Senior VP, CFO and acting CIO. A $330MM corporation, APS healthcare management provides care management services to state Medicaid agencies and health plans. In 2013, he joined Ameritox Ltd. as their Senior VP and CFO where he was responsible for creating Ingenuity Health, a new division which focuses on the behavioral health market.
John resides in Freehold, New Jersey.
Executive Vice President
As General Counsel, Greg is responsible for management of IntegraMed Fertility’s legal and risk management functions and services across the operations of both the company and its network of physician practices.
Prior to joining IntegraMed Fertility, Greg was General Counsel of Pala Investments Limited, a global multi-strategy investment company dedicated to investing in, and creating value across, companies in both developed and emerging markets. Previously, Greg served as a Vice President and Corporate Counsel at Prudential Financial, Inc., responsible for all aspects of legal and transactional oversight of the pan-Asian and Mexican/Latin American asset-management businesses of its Pramerica Real Estate Investors division. This position followed more than seven years’ experience with Clifford Chance LLP in Manhattan, working as an attorney in the areas of mergers and acquisitions, securities law and partnership law, while also specializing in corporate governance and structuring issues. He holds a B.A., magna cum laude, from Harvard College, and a J.D. from Columbia Law School. He is a member of the New York Bar.
Pamela T. Schumann
President, Strategic Initiatives
Pam has responsibility for delivering a full suite of financial services to improve patient access to IVF treatment throughout the IntegraMed Fertility Network. In this capacity, she works across all functions to optimize IntegraMed’s resources and deliver industry leading products and services that make paying for treatment more manageable. Pam is passionate about ensuring that the Company lives up to its purpose of Fulfilling Dreams of Family by helping to remove the financial barrier that prevent so many patients from achieving success with fertility treatment.
Pam spent over ten years with IntegraMed establishing the Company as the largest administrator of IVF payment programs in the country before rejoining the Company in 2014 through the acquisition of her business, Options Fertility. Pam brings with her a 20-year track record of building and expanding profitable business partnerships with physician practices.
Pam graduated from the University of Maryland Robert H. School of Business with a BA in Marketing. She lives in the Cold Spring, NY with her husband Rich and their two children.
Vice President, Finance and Corporate Controller
John is responsible for the overall financial reporting and internal control structure within the organization. In this capacity he interacts with all division, regional and clinical management teams in the fertility division of IntegraMed. From a practice perspective, he coordinates their budgeting and planning activities, manages cash, oversees the payables disbursement process and provides feedback on variances from expected results.
John is one of the longest serving members of IntegraMed’s management team, and has led teams that have helped to select and install many of the financial platforms in use today. Prior to IntegraMed, he was a division controller for a nationwide security firm and began his career as an auditor for a Fortune 100 company.
John received his undergraduate degree in finance and accounting from Northeastern University in Boston, and his MBA from the University of Bridgeport in Connecticut.
Chief Technology Officer
Tom is a senior technology executive with over 20 years of global experience in design and delivery of technology solutions to support international growth and expansion. He is skilled at identifying and cultivating long-term strategic partnerships. He has a proven track record of building and leading cross-functional, multinational teams to a common goal of revenue growth, improved productivity and cost reduction.
Prior to joining IntegraMed, Tom was the Director of Technology for Sotheby’s where he had global responsibility for all aspects of information technology and oversight of digital development and integration. Tom has deep experience in security and compliance working with the world’s most sensitive end users, where confidentiality is paramount.
Tom holds a Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) from Siena College and lives in Pleasantville, NY with his wife and son.
Regional President, South
Sheri is responsible for working with East Coast partner practice leadership, including physicians, to develop and implement coordinated strategies designed to deliver top line growth. Sheri serves as an advocate for the practice and is accountable for identifying opportunities to gain operating efficiencies, optimize workforce productivity, drive change and enhance competitive positioning within key markets.
Sheri has worked in the healthcare section for almost 30 years in hospitals, community-based healthcare organizations and physician-owned medical practices. Prior to joining IntegraMed Fertility, Sheri most recently was the CEO for Eagle Physicians in Greensboro, NC where she spearheaded an EMR implementation, achieving Phase I Meaningful Use and workflow changes that resulted in $750k annual savings.
Sheri received her undergraduate degree in public health and her Master of Health Administration degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Gillings School of Public Health.
Regional President, West
Liz is responsible for working with West region partner practice leadership, including physicians, to develop and implement coordinated strategies designed to deliver top-line growth.
Prior to joining IntegraMed Fertility, Liz held a 9-year tenure at DaVita Healthcare Partners Inc., where she held various roles from Regional Operations Director to, most recently, Vice President of Operations where she was responsible for overseeing the creation and integration of their Columbian joint venture. Liz began her career in the financial world at Goldman Sachs as a Credit Risk Management Associate and at Lifescan, a J&J Company, as a Financial Analyst.
Liz holds a B.A. with a major in French Literature from Washington University, and an M.B.A. from Stanford University Graduate School of Business.
Regional President, East
Jeanne is responsible for working with East region partner practice leadership, including physicians, to develop and implement coordinated strategies designed to deliver top line growth.
Jeanne has worked in healthcare services and practice management for more than twenty years. Most recently, she was a Group Vice President at VCA Animal Hospitals where she oversaw an 80-site hospital network in the Midwest region. Prior to that, she was Divisional Vice President of Operations at National Surgical Hospitals where she oversaw a multi-site hospital nationwide. She has held additional operational roles in healthcare including Regional Vice President at NovaMed, Regional Vice President at Concentra Managed Care, and Chief Operating Officer at Resurrection Healthcare in Illinois.
Jeanne holds a B.S. in Education from Illinois State University as well as an M.S.W. from St. Louis University and is a licensed Clinical Social Worker.