R. Alan Gleghorn is the Chief Executive Officer at Christie Clinic, one of the largest physician-owned, multi-specialty group medical practices in Illinois. Alan has more than 30 years of progressive health care experience. He started his career in the medical field as a paramedic/patient care specialist with the United States Army. After this he served in executive leadership roles in several different healthcare entities. Alan joined Christie Clinic as Chief Executive Officer in 1999. At Christie, he has led a cultural transformation, committed to developing strong leaders throughout the organization and initiated the Clinic’s Lean journey. Alan received his MBA from the University of Illinois and is a Certified Medical Practice Executive. He also serves on the Board of Directors at Provena Covenant Medical Center.