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Lisa Dykstra


Lisa Dykstra serves as the Senior Vice President and Chief Information Officer for Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital, a position she has held since 2015. She has spent much of her nearly thirty-year information technology career in leadership positions at the country’s top academic medical centers including the University of Chicago Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, and Northwestern Memorial Hospital.  

Lisa’s career focus is to drive healthcare delivery transformation and value, including through applications, digital health, information and cyber security, and technology programs. She is an award-winning CIO, being named Enterprise CIO of the Year 2019 and winning a Chicago Orbie award.  

She is actively involved on several community and industry boards, including Erie Family Health, the InspireCIO/Chicago CIO Leadership Association and the College of Healthcare Information Management Executives. Lisa has served on the American Heart Association — Go Red For Women Board since 2016. 

She received a B.A. in Communications from DePaul University.