Chris Beck serves as the Vice President of Operations for Cleveland Clinic Union Hospital. Over the years, his path has taken him from clinical roles in sports medicine and vascular medicine to administrative roles in business development and government relations.
He holds a master’s degree in Business Administration, a bachelor’s degree in Sports Science, is a Registered Vascular Technician and is a certified Black Belt in Lean & Six Sigma techniques. In addition, Chris has served as a Laboratory Reviewer for the Intersocietal Accreditation Commission (IAC), a Clinical Instructor for the bachelor’s program in Radiologic Imaging at Kent State University and as an Adjunct Professor and Curriculum Developer of Healthcare Law and Finance at Malone University. Additionally, Chris served as a Business Development consultant for a Seattle based medical software company. During his engagement, the company grew from a two-person start-up to a company with 80+ employees in three major U.S. cities as well as India, Egypt and Saudi Arabia.
Chris is married to his college sweetheart and they have three amazing children together and live in his hometown of Strasburg, Ohio.