2022 TRUST Awards Winners Announced!

We are proud to announce to 2022 Forum Award Winners. The 2022 TRUST Awards will celebrate Minnesota women who are advancing efforts to help the healthcare industry boldly transform its future. We would like to thank everyone for their involvement in the success for our 2022 TRUST Award selections. Please help us congratulate all of these wonderful women leaders in healthcare!

COLLABORATION AND PARTNERSHIPS


Hope Guidry-Groves

Senior Director, Network Partners
B.S.
Be The Match


Emy Johnson

Chief Security Officer, Allina Health
Allina Health


Dr. Meghan Miller

Clinical Director – Mental Health and Addiction Service Line
PsyD, LP
Allina Health


Dawn Simonson

President & CEO
MPA
Trellis


COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT


Kathleen Donnelly

Family Nurse Practitioner, Healthcare for the Homeless
MN Community Care


Deltreice Gates

Principal, Medicaid Programs Manager
Blue Cross Blue Shield Minnesota


Jeanette Rupert

ICU Nurse
Rev. Jeanette Rupert, BSN
HealthPartners


Tracy Telander

System Director Connected Care
RN, MBA
Fairview


HEALTH AND WELLBEING


Dr. Elizabeth Alabi

OB/GYN at Hennepin Healthcare, Clinical Medical Director of the Women’s Health and Wellness Clinic, Adjunct professor in obstetrics and gynecology at the University of Minnesota
MD
Hennepin Healthcare


Dr. Archelle Georgiou

Chief Health Officer, Starkey Hearing Technologies
MD
Starkey Hearing


Dr. Mary Beth Lardizabal

System Medical Director for Provider Wellbeing
D.O.
Allina Health


Dr. Ashley TeKippe

Sports Medicine & Emergency Medicine Physician
MD, CAQ
TRIA Orthopedics


INNOVATION


Sheyanga Beecher

Program Director, Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
CNP, MPH
Hennepin Healthcare


Dr. Emily Downing

System Clinical Officer- Population Health and Home Care Services
MD
Allina Health


Dr. Dawn Martin

Pediatrician, Medical Director, HHS Pediatric Mobile Health
MD, MPH
Hennepin Healthcare


Kayla Vinje

Program Manager, Convenience Care & Virtual Care
MHA
Allina Health


LEADERSHIP


Tracee Anderson

Executive Director, Minnesota Prevention & Recovery Alliance
Minnesota Adult and Teen Challenge


Dr. Michelle Murray

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Nexus Family Healing
Ph.D.
Nexus Family Healing


Maria Raines

Vice-President/Chief Nursing Officer – University of Minnesota Medical Center &
Masonic Children’s Hospital
MS, ACNS-BC
M Health Fairview


Lisa Shannon

President and CEO, Allina Health
Allina Health


21st Century Pinnacle Leader

Presented annually at the TRUST Forum, the 21st Century Pinnacle Leader Award recognizes individuals who are “trailblazers” in leadership, transformation and innovation in health care.

This award is given at the Forum each year to recognize a great health care woman who has made a difference in our state in health care. This Pinnacle Award shows what a great woman can accomplish in health care!

2022 – Amy Ronneberg

Amy Ronneberg is the recipient of this year’s 21st Century Pinnacle Leader Award. As CEO of National Marrow Donor Program® (NMDP)/Be The Match®, Amy leads an organization of more than 1,300 professionals and 3,000 volunteers, fighting so all people, irrespective of background, get the cell therapy they need.

Ronneberg joined the NMDP/Be The Match in July 2013 as the chief financial officer. Along with her finance duties, Ronneberg was also president of Be The Match BioTherapies business and led new business development while overseeing the development and delivery of a strategic plan to grow and expand our portfolio of product offerings.

Prior to joining BTM, she spent 12 years at Capella Education Company, where she served as chief accounting officer, VP of finance and VP of operations. She also worked for Ernst & Young for several years as an audit manager.

Ronneberg has served on several boards and is currently on the board of Magenta Therapeutics (MGTA), Allina Healthcare and Medical Alley Association. She serves as Chair of Nominating and Governance on Magenta, Vice Chair of Finance on Allina and Executive Committee and Chair of Health Disparities on Medical Alley.

She has won several awards including MSPBJ Forty Under 40, Top Women in Business and CFO of the Year, Tiffany & Co.’s Community Hero, Pharma100 Most Influential and Finance and Commerce’s Top Women in Finance.

2021 TRUST Forum Award Winners

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