Ms. Blackburn is a Senior Director and Head of the Healthcare Services Practice at Ferguson Partners. Her focus is on senior management and Board recruitment into and within the healthcare industry, including healthcare real estate. Ms. Blackburn draws on her commercial background and motivation to attract professionals who embrace technology, innovation and consumerism for the growing and global healthcare industry.
Prior to joining Ferguson Partners in 2018, Ms. Blackburn was an Executive Director at J.P. Morgan Chase. There, she led a regional commercial banking team, supplying capital and banking services to Midwestern companies across various industries. Ms. Blackburn also spent 12 years with McDonald’s Corporation holding leadership roles in franchise and supplier finance, global liquidity and funding, and European treasury. She worked closely with colleagues in Europe and Asia, as well as with tax and banking partners to manage the company’s capital.
Ms. Blackburn earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Marketing from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio and an MBA from the University of Notre Dame.