Brendan Rokke

Chief Strategy Officer

Ovation Healthcare

Brendan Rokke serves as the Chief Strategy Officer for Ovation Healthcare.  Brendan leads the definition of corporate strategy for Ovation Healthcare and its business lines, including organizational growth opportunities.  He supports reinvestment for clients to ensure they receive exceptional service and maximum impact from Ovation Healthcare’s shared services.  Brendan has spent his career working with physicians, hospitals, and health systems to utilize data to craft meaningful stories, foster sound organizational strategic decision making, and grow clients’ presence in their markets.

Areas of Expertise

  • Strategy
  • Business Development
  • Data Analysis
  • Market Analysis
  • Service Line Planning
  • Strategic Facilitation
  • Team Building
  • Consensus Building

Previous Experience

  • Truven Health Analytics
    (IBM Watson Health)
    Client Services Manager
  • ForeSee
    Client Manager
  • Erdman
  • Eli Lilly and Company
    Sales Representative


  • Master of Healthcare Administration
    University of Minnesota
  • Master of Education, Kinesiology
    Bowling Green State University
  • Bachelor of Arts, Psychology
    Southwest Minnesota State University


  • American College of Healthcare Executives