Anne Trieste, EMBADirector, Contract Administration at Vizient, Inc.
Anne is a healthcare supply chain professional with 20 + years of experience in the data analytics, contract management D&I leadership. She is currently both the co-chair of the Gender Equality Diversity Network Association and the Director, Contract Admin for Vizient. She manages three teams’ responsible operational ownership of five separate contract admin system applications including SAP, VCA and CPA. Anne moved into her current role in 2018 while earning her Executive MBA, which sparked her interest in the process improvement and “big-data” scope of leadership. Her team is launching two separate application this spring, including a new Contract Price Activation, which allows members and suppliers to coordinate price activation and from the GPO contract portfolio.
Her first 12 years of healthcare supply chain management were in the Seattle market with Providence St. Joseph Health’s and PeaceHealth in various roles ranging from analyst to contract manager. At PeaceHealth, she managed the custom contract, hospital affiliation program and the GPO relationship in additional to serving on two of the CCG aggregation group committees and the Premier Continuum of Care Council. Anne decided to pursue the next phase of her career in 2012 and moved to Dallas to become portfolio manager on the medical sourcing team at Vizient. She moved onto the Member Business Ventures team in 2014 to manage the sourcing for the Northeast Purchasing Collaboration, followed by Manager of Sourcing and Program services for the CED Purchasing Collaborative, which is anchored by Cedars-Sinai Health System. Anne is the founder and co-chair of the Gender Equality DNA group at Vizient, which she started in January 2017 as a networking and leadership development group.