About Jennifer

Jennifer Stewart is an executive director with the Advisory Board and leads domestic and international research on physician leadership, nursing leadership, and human capital. She directly oversees: the Nursing Executive Center, the Physician Executive Council, the HR Advancement Center, and the firm’s Talent Development division.

She travels extensively to find—and share—best practices and insights with hospital and health system leaders. Her areas of expertise include: care variation reduction, care quality, top-of-license nursing practice and care models, recruitment, retention, leadership development, accountability, and human capital planning.

In addition to her work for Advisory Board, she has been heard on NPR, co-led a workforce development taskforce announced by the Obama White House, and published in the Journal of Nursing Administration.

Jennifer is a Phi Beta Kappa graduate of Stanford University. She lives in Boulder, Colorado and in her free time she enjoys exploring Colorado’s high country every way she can—on bikes, skis, and her own two feet.


Areas of expertise

Nursing, Recruitment and Retention, Workforce, Leadership, Employee Engagement, Strategic Alignment, Strategy, Strategy Development, Planning, Accountability and Action Planning, Efficiency, Performance Improvement,

Jennifer Stewart

Executive Director

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