Alison Flynn Gaffney

Alison Flynn Gaffney

Alison Flynn Gaffney has been with University of Utah Health since 2017, and currently serves as the Executive Director responsible for the U of U Health Perioperative, Imaging, Lab, and Ancillary Services.

Prior to joining University of Utah Health, Alison has worked over 25 years in several senior level strategic, operations and consulting roles at academic medical centers, community hospitals, and consulting companies. Alison was most recently at GNYHA Ventures, Inc. and has worked for other global organizations such as Giuliani Partners, LLC, and New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill-Cornell Medical Center. In these roles and others Alison has been a proven leader in health systems operations, financial management, supply chain, staff growth & development, strategic planning and business development.

Alison received her BS in Health Care Administration and MHA in Health Services Administration from Iona College in NY. Alison is a Board Certified Fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives (ACHE) and Certified Materials and Resource Professional through the Association for Healthcare Resource & Materials Management (AHRMM). Alison also serves on a countless number of Boards including but not limited to; Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Intermountain West, AHRMM, ACHE and the MHA Community Advisory Board at the David Eccles School of Business volunteering her time and expertise to impact organizations and people in a positive ways.