Staff Vice President, Business Development and Affiliate Relations / Chief Operating Officer, Plastic Surgery Practice Solutions
Jennifer Cross is the staff vice president of business development and affiliate relations for the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS). She is also the chief operating officer of the Society's for-profit subsidiary, Plastic Surgery Practice Solutions, Inc. (PSPS), as well as for Plastic Surgery Practice Management, Inc. (PS2). In this role, she is responsible for driving business development initiatives for ASPS and its affiliated organizations.
Additionally, Jennifer oversees the development of annual marketing campaigns for the ASPS and PSPS programs included in Commercial Enterprises.
Jennifer joined ASPS from MedSpring Urgent Care, where she served as area director of operations, responsible for directing daily operations for six sites in Austin and the opening of three centers in Chicago. Previously, Jennifer served as clinical operations manager for Advocate Healthcare in Chicago and as rehabilitation manager at Rush Oak Park Hospital in Oak Park, Ill.
Jennifer earned her MBA from Colorado State University. She holds an MS and BS in speech-language pathology and audiology from the University of Nevada, Reno. Additionally, she has a Certificate of Clinical Competency (CCC) from the American Speech Language Hearing Association (AHSA).
Jennifer enjoys traveling, gardening, reading and supports animal conservation efforts across the globe.