Teri Gallagher, Administrative Director
...Teri Gallagher is Administrative Director for SMI, responsible for the ongoing operations of the organization including functions relating to membership, financials, coordination of Forums, ongoing communications and office administration.She
brings nearly 25 years of industry experience.Prior to joining SMI, Gallagher served as an independent consultant to the healthcare marketplace for ten years.During eight of those years she worked part-time as a contract employee for Consorta, serving as Education Administrator developing their continuing education program, providing accreditation for Consorta programs as well as for their shareholders.She
also coordinated their annual conference including agenda development, speaker selection, onsite logistics, etc.Before that Gallagher served as Vice President of Operations for Premier Purchasing Partners.
13 year career with Premier her
duties included development, management and oversight of a budget with $10 billion in revenue and $1.6 billion in expense; strategic planning; oversight and facilitation of internal and member committees; meeting planning and facilitation; and management of various internal administrative and operational functions including human resources, finance, information systems, communications, marketing, customer service, contract administration, and office management. Gallagher
is involved in many different healthcare associations and maintains an expert understanding of healthcare industry trends and issues.She
has been the recipient of several service excellence awards over the years.