Susan D. DeVore
Susan DeVore is CEO of Premier Inc. Ms. DeVore’s tenure with Premier has centered on driving innovation in healthcare and leading the industry through profound change by engaging stakeholders to co-develop solutions that support high-quality, efficient and sustainable care delivery models. With approximately 30 years of experience, Ms. DeVore is an industry-leading thinker who has been named multiple times to Modern Healthcare’s “100 Most Influential People in Healthcare” and “Top 25 Women Leaders” lists. She received the Charlotte Business Journal’s 2018 Women in Business Lifetime Achievement Award, was named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s 2017 “100 Great Healthcare Leaders to Know” list and was recognized as a 2016 UNC Charlotte Distinguished Alumnus.
Ms. DeVore is a member of the Board of Directors, the Audit Committee and Risk and Finance Committee of Unum Group, a New York Stock Exchange-listed company. She is also a member of the Board of Directors and the Finance and Quality and Safety committees of AdventHealth. She also serves as a member of the board of directors or member of various nonprofit and state-based organizations, including the Healthcare Leadership Council, the Coalition to Protect America’s Health Care, the Institute of Medicine’s Roundtable on Value and Science-Driven Health Care, and the UNC Charlotte Board of Trustees. Under Ms. DeVore’s leadership, Premier has been named as one of the “World’s Most Ethical Companies” for the past 13 years, received the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award, and earned the “Best in KLAS for Overall Healthcare Management Consulting” title from KLAS Research.