Tuesday, April 18 l 8:00 AM – 9:30 AM

International Ballroom

Rand Ballard

Chief Customer Officer

Vizient, INC. 

Prior to joining MedAssets, Rand was vice president of health systems supplier economics and distribution for Cardinal Health care. 

Rand earned a master’s degree from Pacific Lutheran University with a triple major in finance, operations and marketing. He was a deans’ list undergraduate at the U.S. Military Academy at West Point, where he earned a bachelor’s degree with concentration in nuclear physics, nuclear engineering and business law. An avid community partner, Rand has served as chairman of the board of the Meals on Wheels Association of America Foundation, vice president of Hire Heroes USA and vice president of The Health Careers Foundation, a non-profit organization that provides scholarships and low-interest loans to non-traditional students pursuing a degree in the health care field.