Business Planning & Project Development

Public-Private Community Partnerships


Published ArticleS

  •   Speaker: Medical Fitness Association, November 2015, "Developing a Health & Wellness Institute as a Community Destination"
  •    Speaker: Athletic Business Conference, November 2015, "Healthy Partnerships: Creating a Community Health & Fitness Destination"
  •     Speaker: National Recreation & Parks Association, September 2015, "Healthy Partnerships: Creating A Community Health & Fitness Destination"
  •     Speaker: Medical Fitness Assn. Annual Conference, November 2014, "Wellness Partnerships, Small Communities, Big Results"
  •    RE Journals.com, April 2013,”Healthcare Stil​​l A Real Estate Star”
  •    Illinois RE Journal, February 2014, “Affordable Care Act Effects Major Changes”
  •    Illinois Real Estate Journal, February 2013,”Healthcare: Still A Real Estate Star”
  •   Commercial Property Executive, August 2012, “Healthcare Reform Becomes A Reality”
  •   Western RE Business, February 2012, “Aging Boomer Generation to Exert Major Impact on Healthcare”​
  •    Hospitals & Health Networks, January 2012,”Healthcare Reform & Aging Population Drive the Wellness Revolution”
  •    Keynote Speaker, Donna F. Jarmusz: Perkins & Will, May 2012, 12th Annual Healthcare Meeting, Chicago, IL      
  •    Commercial Property Executive, May 2011,”Healthcare Reform and Real Estate”
  •    Illinois Real Estate Journal, Women in Real Estate, 2009 Community Service Award,We Grow Dreams​      
  •    AARP Bulletin, June 2009,”It Takes A Village”      
  •    Health News Digest, April 2009, “One-Stop Healthcare?”
  •    Chicago Hospital News, April 2009,”One Stop Healthcare? 
  •    Healthcare Villages Take the World by Storm”, Ambulatory Surgery Center Review, Sept./October 2008,“Women to Watch”   
  •    Healthcare Facilities Expo, September 2008, seminar speaker & article, “Wellness Centers As Community Partnerships”     
  •   Chicago Hospital News, August 2008, “The Wisdom of Preventive Facilities”     
  •   Chicago Hospital News, June 2008, “Developing an Outpatient Presence”     
  •   Consulting Magazine, June 2008, “Out of Office” column     
  •   Fitness Management, January 2007, “Budgeting for Control      
  •   Strategic Financial Planning,Nov 2007,”The Ambulatory Campus: Matching Strategic Priorities to Facilities”​     
  •   Chicago Hospital News, October 2007, “The Ambulatory Campus: Strategic Priorities Match Facility Design
  •   Healthcare Financial Management Association,Winter 2007, “The Ambulatory Campus: Matching Priorities to Facility Needs”
  •   Health Care Strategic Management, September 2004, “The Evolution of Medically Based Fitness Centers”
  •   Fitness Management, March 1988, Break Into Profit
  •   Athletic Business, February 1998, "Breathing Life Into Your Cardio Area”​
  •   Newkirk, Jeffrey A., An Analysis of  Management Strategies Utilized Within the Health Club Industry & the Relationship With Facility Success,   published Doctor of Education dissertation, University of Northern Colorado, (1997)
  •  Association of Hospital Health & Fitness Centers Newsletter, April 1994, “Community Programs and Fitness”
  •  Marketing News, October 1990,  “Hospitals Must Be Creative to Survive Industry Pressure”
  •  Healthcare Marketing Report, April 1990, “Fitness Center,Great Diversification Strategy for Chicago Area Hospital”​
  •  Profiles In Healthcare Marketing, October 1990, “Medicine and Fitness Work Out In Illinois