Kristie Tobias, MHA
Kristie Tobias is an innovative and dynamic Huron Consulting Group Consultant, Studer Group® Coach and National Speaker with over 15 years of healthcare experience. She has impacted every avenue of healthcare and consulted over 30 healthcare organizations on topics focused on people and leadership development, business optimization and financial revenue cycle improvement. She has provided value added consultation to C-suite leaders, directors and managers on implementing and understanding change management principles, leadership evaluation systems, leadership institutes and conferences, service excellence programs, accountability tools, and revenue cycle optimization systems.
With a background in human resources and people development, Kristie partners with leaders and organizations to foster an environment focused on developing talent and driving results. Through her creation of leadership development curriculum, mentorship programs and speaking workshops, she has provided professional development for thousands of employees and leaders. She excels at bridging communication and relationship gaps at all levels of leadership to create high-performing organizations of high Employee Engagement and reduced Turnover results. As a national speaker, she developed her own brand and website www.fearlesslymadeyou.com centered around change management and mentorship.
Kristie is a former Miss North Carolina and enjoys partnering with her community by providing consultation and mentorship to drive organizational development for non-profit organizations such as Gulf Coast Kid’s House and Powerful Women of Gulf Coast. She also serves on the board of directors for Ronald McDonald House, supports Studer Community Institute as a national speaker and provides leadership guidance as a strategic advisor for the Mayor of Pensacola, FL.
Education and Certifications
- Healthcare Financial Management Association Certified Revenue Cycle Representative (HFMA CRCR)
- Management by Strengths Certified Trainer
- Master of Healthcare Administration, Winston-Salem State University
- Bachelor of Arts, Communication with a pre-medicine concentration, Wake Forest University
Member, American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE)