Managing Director, Consulting
Jeff brings 20 years of consulting leadership experience to his Sendero clients. As a leader of Sendero’s healthcare practice, Jeff has been instrumental in defining the firm’s approach to clinical change management, customer and patient engagement, and healthcare technology implementation. Additionally, he provides leadership for projects centered on organizational effectiveness, change leadership, process design, mergers & acquisitions, and system integration.
In 2023, Jeff was elected to the Board of Directors of the Tennessee Chapter of HIMSS, where he advocates for the advancement of health information technology professionals in the Nashville area. Jeff's diverse industry experience enables him to bring a unique perspective and best-in-class business solutions to his clients across the country.
“Dysfunction creates opportunity. You have to be able to embrace ambiguity and guide others to come out the other side stronger.” –Jeff Schar
Skills & Experience
- BBA in Information and Operations Management (with an MIS track) from Texas A&M University
- MBA in Organizational Leadership and Strategy from Southern Methodist University Cox School of Business
- Leadership and process improvement experience in areas including executive suite, operations, IT, human resources, finance and accounting, marketing, and supply chain -materials, inventory, production floor, procurement, sales and distribution
- Key leadership roles on large program management, organizational change management, change leadership, organizational design, strategic roadmaps, and implementations and deployments for large ERP solutions, such as SAP
MORE ABOUT JEFF
Jeff’s passions include coaching his kids, playing and watching sports, music, cooking, grilling, and fine wine and spirits. A die-hard Chicago Cubs fan, he is also an avid golfer and hopes to one day continue his quest to play the greatest courses in the world. Music is an important part of his life; he and his family play it daily to unwind and relax. He is married with three sons.
Developing others is a passion of mine and I have learned that you are only as good as the people that work for you. Sendero is a firm that emphasizes people development and I get excited to be able to grow and develop my team each and every day.Jeff Schar