Mary-Ellen Pichè, CPHQ, FACHE


Mary-Ellen Pichè provides a breadth of services to healthcare organizations including organizational assessment/development, coaching and training. Previously she was a consultant with Planetree Derby, Connecticut, and CEO at the Stratton VA Medical Center in Albany, N.Y., where she participated in national crisis leadership and new employee orientation initiatives. She is a faculty member of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

Mary-Ellen serves as the President of the Board of Directors of Historic Albany Foundation, President of the Board of Trustees of Albany Public Library Systems, and is a member of the Executive Committee of the University at Albany’s Center for Women in Government and Civil Society. She is a frequent lecturer at upstate New York colleges and universities on the topic of patient centered care.