Kim Dwyer, the Vice President of Benefit Services, strategizes designs, develops and implements all employee benefits and wellness programs with communications to support them. She is responsible for all administration and selection of benefits providers, including third party administrators, managed care companies, benefit networks, trustee and recordkeeping services. Kim is also responsible for consolidation and delivery of multiple benefit plans due to acquisitions. She also developed a case management/certification for self-funded disability plans. Recently, Advocate was voted one of the Top 5 Employers in Chicago by the Chicago Tribune , and is considered the premier health care provider in the Midwest. With 10 hospitals and 2 childrens’ hospitals, it is the second largest private sector employer in Illinois, having 33,000 employees and annual net revenues of $6.2 billion. She has led the creation, development and implementation of the new health and productivity program for Advocate’s health plan participants. Kim holds a Bachelor of Science Degree from the University of Illinois, Sports Medicine and Education. She is an active Board member of the Midwest Business Group on Health (MBGH), HealthMedia, Institutional Investors, and has served as a Client Advisory Board member for Fidelity and ADP Benefit Services.