Adonna Bass Wickliffe has over 20 years of experience in strategic planning and business development experience in academic medicine and multi-hospital systems. In addition, she has over 10 years of experience in the behavioral health and developmental disabilities fields through ownership of her own companies, Milestones Services, LLC, Milestones Property Management, LLC and Milestones Provider Solutions, LLC. Milestones Services, LLC provides direct services to individuals with behavioral health needs and developmental disabilities. Throughout her career she has led strategic planning, network development and outreach including new business development, developing virtual health networks and programming, physician recruitment, physician joint ventures, oncology program development, ambulatory network development, and led strategy related to mergers, acquisitions and joint venture dissolution.
She is a graduate of two top tier graduate programs. She obtained a Master of Business Administration in Health Care and Entrepreneurship at the University of Louisville and a Master of Health Care Administration at the University of Minnesota. She has also received several recognitions throughout her career and her professional involvement includes President of the Kentucky Chapter of the National Association of Health Services Executive, Chair of Board of the Council on Developmental Disabilities, service on the board of commissioners for Kentucky’s Commission for Children with Special Needs, and she is a graduate of several community leadership programs.