Senior Director, Strategic Programs

Cristina provides strategic and operational leadership for Novaplus, the industry’s longest-running private label program and Novaplus Enhanced Supply, which provides additional inventory of essential products to mitigate supply disruptions and demand surges. In addition, Cristina guides the strategy of Vizient’s industry-leading Environmentally Preferred Sourcing program, which enables responsible sourcing decisions through the broadest, most cost-effective portfolio of environmentally preferred products.

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With over 10 years of healthcare experience, Cristina has held various leadership roles in health care. Prior to joining Vizient, Cristina led a number of support departments and programs including sustainability at Yale-New Haven Hospital, a 1,541 bed non-profit medical center in New Haven, CT.  Cristina holds a Master of Science degree in Health Systems Administration from Georgetown University and lives in Dallas with her husband, two children and two huskies.