Alicia Harkness is a certified health care financial professional and certified change management professional. She is a founding partner at Guidehouse, where she serves as the diversity leader and healthcare segment leader. She works with government, commercial, and nonprofit organizations to make a positive impact on society while balancing cost efficiency, service, quality, and compliance. In addition to Commercial Payers, Providers and Life Sciences companies, some of her government clients include the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, U.S. Military Health System, and the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.
Harkness has more than 25 years of experience providing information technology consulting and managing teams. She previously was a partner at PricewaterhouseCoopers, a vice president at BearingPoint, and partner at KPMG Peat Marwick.
In 2018, Harkness received the Women in Leadership Leading for Impact Federal Health IT Award.
Harkness has a bachelor of science in business management from Lehigh University and attended INSEAD’s executive education program.