Robin Glasco is an executive search consultant and payer lead in Spencer Stuart’s Healthcare Practice with a compelling track record of seizing and delivering growth opportunities through new ventures, product development and business line expansion in public, private and third sector entities. Robin’s executive leadership experience in corporate and business line strategy, innovation, clinical operations, venture investments in commercial and government markets has earned her the reputation for helping clients navigate complexity to drive substantive and equitable change for all communities they serve.

Extensive Payer & Leadership Advisory Expertise

  • Robin has nearly 30 years of experience advising CEOs, boards and executives across healthcare---payer, integrated care delivery systems, provider, retail, academic health sciences, pharmaceutical services, biotechnology, medical technology, digital health and venture capital.
  • Prior to founding a healthcare advising and design firm, Robin served as chief innovation officer for Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts. In this role, she created a state-of-the-art, customer focused innovation lab solving longstanding business challenges.
  • Before joining Spencer Stuart, Robin spent nearly 18 years at Kaiser Permanente, leading regional and national teams to develop, implement and manage strategic priorities to maximize growth opportunities, improve quality standards and care protocols based on evidence-based decision making.
  • Robin is a board member of American Telehealth Association and a member of Alpha Kappa Alpha.

Robin holds an M.B.A. and B.S. in business administration from the University of Colorado and successfully completed the executive leadership program from Harvard Business School. She is also an author of KISS YOUR DRAGONS: Radical Relationships, Bold Heartsets & Changing the World. Robin founded and hosts THE PINK COUCH, a platform tackling issues impacting women, underserved and unrepresented communities.

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