Chris Corwin is a Partner with InveniasPartners, and is based out of our in our Southern California (Irvine) office. With more than 25 years in the health care provider industry, Chris has served as a health care practitioner, consultant, and business development executive. She began her career as a Clinical Nurse Specialist—including stints with Barnes/Jewish, St. Louis University Hospital, Kaiser Permanente (Los Angeles), and UCLA Medical Center—before moving into strategic and operational roles with various leading organizations.
Chris is recognized for her ability to bring clarity to the challenges faced by her clients, and for her solutionfocused approach. She then helps her clients design creative and workable actions to achieve personal, team and organizational goals. Chris's genuine regard for others enables her to quickly build trust with her clients. Whether working with individuals or teams, she guides others to realize their own innate wisdom and abilities to create practical and workable solutions.
Going on seventeen years, Chris has worked as an executive search & organizational leadership consultant specializing in senior executive and board search assignments for two leading executive search firms, and as an independent consultant. Prior to InveniasPartners, Chris served as a Consultant with Witt/Kieffer; before Witt, she was with KornFerry International. Her search practice has focused on working with leading academic medical centers, as well as, not-for-profit healthcare provider organizations, and large medical groups. In addition to conducting C-level search assignments, Chris has also taken an active role in leadership training and development for hundreds of executives; helping them to acquire new skills, take advantage of mentorship and teambuilding programs, and transition smoothly into new positions and expanded responsibilities, with a specific interest in physician leadership.
Chris holds a BSN from the University of Missouri in St. Louis, an MSN from St. Louis University, an MPH from UCLA, and an MBA from the University of Phoenix in Woodland Hills, CA.