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Janet Smith Meeks

Co-Founder & CEO

Healthcare Alignment Advisors, LLC (Westerville, OH)

Janet has four decades of experience in the highly regulated healthcare and financial services industries. Janet served for nine years as President of Mount Carmel St. Ann’s Hospital. Janet has served in executive roles for four nationally known healthcare systems including Trinity Health and Vanderbilt University Medical Center.

Janet is an experienced Corporate Director, serving as an Independent Trustee for Capitol Series Trust with more than $1B in assets under management and on the Board of Directors of National Church Residences. Janet has a BBA in Banking and Finance and an MBA from the University of Mississippi. Her leadership column has been regularly featured in Smart Business Magazine, and her leadership blog is available at She is the author of Gracious Leadership: Lead Like You’ve Never Led Before.