Mary A. Wagner
Chair, Porter Hills Governing Board
Governing Board Member: September 2015 – Present
Foundation Board Member: August 2017 – Present
Mary A. Wagner is a Registered Nurse (1965) who focused in adult medical/surgical nursing and critical care. She earned a Bachelor of Science Degree (1977) from Western Michigan University and a Master of Science in Nursing Degree (1979) from Wayne State University. Mary is an experienced executive and consultant leader who provides leadership to health care providers in strategy and operations. As Executive Director, Mary led the development of managed care for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan (Blue Care Network, Grand Rapids). She served as Project Manager for Ernst & Young from 1998 to 2003 focusing on process improvement, care management and healthcare technology. She later served as Senior Manager for Deloitte Consulting focusing on technology implementation until 2012 when she joined Spectrum Health. At Spectrum, she led revenue cycle projects and was the Project Manager for Meaningful Use resulting in greater than $50M in Federal incentives for the implementation of advanced healthcare technology. Mary retired in 2015.