Colleen A. McGuire is the Co-Founder and CEO of Silver Fern Healthcare, a Connecticut company that is transforming chronic disease care through its evidence-based, clinically validated SaaS behavior diagnostic and decision support platform. Founded in 2013, Colleen developed Silver Fern’s vision and strategy, seeing it as her obligation to bring the company’s proven solutions to the marketplace.

Colleen is passionate about healthcare reform and is committed to addressing the unmet needs of people with chronic disease. Colleen continues to lead the company through its current rapid growth phase.

Previously, Colleen served as the Executive Director of the University of Connecticut’s Graduate Business Learning Center and taught Strategy in the Management department and Sales Leadership in the Marketing department at UConn’s School of Business.

Before arriving at UConn, Colleen was an executive in the financial services industry. She held senior P&L leadership positions at Wachovia Corp. and Mellon Financial Corp. She has worked as a consultant to executive leadership teams in large and small companies.

Colleen currently serves on the Board of Directors of United Way of Central and Northeastern Connecticut. She earned her MBA from Harvard Business School and is designated as a Chartered Financial Analyst. Colleen resides in Connecticut with her family.