Kerry Shannon has been named senior VP of strategy and business development at the Virginia Mason Health System in Seattle.
In the newly created role, Shannon will develop business strategies for the system. She spent the past 18 months at Virginia Mason as a consultant evaluating strategic opportunities.
Shannon, 55, previously was managing director of healthcare strategic solutions at Navigant Consulting. Throughout her 30-year career in management consulting, she has held positions at Computer Sciences Corp., Ernst & Young and PricewaterhouseCoopers.