Phyllis R. Yale
Senior Advisor, Bain & Company, Inc.
Phyllis R. Yale has been one of our directors since July 2016. Ms. Yale has been a Senior Advisor with Bain & Company, Inc. (“Bain”), a global management consulting firm, since July 2010. Ms. Yale was a partner with Bain from 1987 to July 2010, and was a leader in building Bain’s health care practice. In her role at Bain, Ms. Yale works with health care payers, providers, and medical device companies, and frequently advises the world’s leading private equity firms on their investments in the health care sector. She has served as a member of the board of directors of several public and private companies in the health care sector, and currently serves as Chair of the Board of Directors of Kindred HealthCare, Inc., the largest post-acute care provider in the U.S., with over 2,500 sites of service. She is also Chair of the board of directors of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, a not-for-profit health plan headquartered in Boston and as a director of National Surgical Hospitals, a privately held specialty hospital operator. Ms. Yale previously served as a director of ValueOptions, Inc., a health improvement company specializing in mental and emotional wellbeing and recovery, which merged with Beacon Health Strategies during 2014. Ms. Yale has a deep knowledge base and experience in several segments of the health care industry including corporate strategies, marketing, cost and quality management, as well as mergers and acquisitions.