Diversity reboot

Michael DeSimone (He/Him)
Michael DeSimone (He/Him)
Summit Speaker

Director, Strategic Sourcing Partnerships and Programs, Vizient

Michael DeSimone (he/him) is the Director of Strategic Sourcing Partnerships and Programs at Vizient, Inc., the nation's leading healthcare performance improvement company. He also serves as the Chair of their Employee Resource Group Pride@Vizient. With over 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry, Michael is a highly accomplished professional with a wealth of knowledge and expertise. Michael has demonstrated a dynamic and motivated approach to his work throughout his career. He has a proven track record of forming and maintaining lasting relationships and successfully managing projects from concept to completion. His ability to build cross-functional teams and communicate effectively has enabled him to drive positive outcomes even in challenging situations. As an adaptable and transformational leader, Michael consistently strives to achieve organizational goals. His ability to make critical decisions and navigate obstacles has earned him a reputation for delivering results. His leadership style promotes collaboration and fosters an environment of innovation and growth. Michael is originally from Chicago and received his bachelor’s degree in business administration from DePaul University. He currently resides in Northern California with his husband and two dogs.