A fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, Mark Reifsteck believes in the power of the consumer driven marketplace to increase access to quality healthcare while simultaneously reducing overall medical costs. Before assuming his current position as managing director of Cincinnati’s Compass Clinical Consulting, Mark Reifsteck served two years as senior vice-president of field operations with Dearborn Advisors in Oak Brook, Illinois.

He has also served tenures as Division President, Hospital Sisters Health System, senior vice-president and chief operating officer of Presbyterian Healthcare Services in Albuquerque, New Mexico; executive vice president and chief operating officer of St. John’s Mercy Medical Center in St. Louis, Missouri; and chief operating officer of St. Joseph Hospital in St. Louis, Missouri among other administrative positions.

Outside of the professional environment, Mark Reifsteck is an avid world traveler and an enthusiastic runner and cyclist. His favorite movie is The Shawshank Redemption and his favorite book is the Richard Russo novel Nobody's Fool.