Jill Schwieters is an entrepreneur, strategic executive and inspiring leader serving in the healthcare industry for more than 25 years.
As founder and President of Cielo Healthcare, Jill led the growth of the healthcare business to more than $150 million in annual revenue with industry leading margins and achieved early-stage profitability. Jill led Cielo Healthcare to be the uncontested market leader as recognized by HRO Today for six consecutive years. Prior to Cielo, Jill served as a senior executive in a large integrated healthcare system leading HR strategy and integration. Jill was actively involved in system consolidations, M&A, reorganizations and multiple change initiatives.
Currently the CEO of JAS & Associates, Jill works with a number of organizations assisting with investor engagement, governance formation, strategic planning, global expansion, go to market strategy, executive coaching and team alignment. Additionally, she serves as Non-Executive Director and Advisor for Ryalto, a UK based tech enabled communication and engagement solution leading their executive relationship management and strategic global expansion strategy. Further, she is a Limited Partner with Wavemaker 360 and serves on the Advisory Board helping to guide investments and nurture early-stage digital healthcare companies.
Jill was recognized in 2018 by Chicago Business Magazine as a Notable Women in Healthcare. Her current Board commitments include: National Center for Healthcare Leadership – Board Chair; Patina Solutions – Board Member; Herzing University – Healthcare Advisory Board; and Vytal Health – Advisor.
Jill earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Industrial Psychology from the University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point and a Master’s of Science degree in Management from Cardinal Stritch University. She also participated in the YPO – Harvard University’s Presidents’ Program.