Jamie E. Orlikoff, MA

Board Chairman

James (Jamie) Orlikoff is president of Orlikoff & Associates, Inc., a consulting firm based in Chicago that specializes in health care governance, leadership, strategy, quality, safety and system development. He has served on the St. Charles Board of Directors since January 2018. Orlikoff holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in psychology. He is a national adviser on governance and leadership to the American Hospital Association. He completed 12 years on the board of Virginia Mason Health System in Seattle and during that time served as vice chairman of the board and chairman of the governance committee.

Reason for service: “I am very concerned about the future of rural health care in America, and am familiar with and committed to Lean. The opportunity to help St. Charles achieve its mission and use Lean to do so is very compelling to me.”