Wendy McPherson Berry has a PhD in Public Policy & Administration with concentration in Health Services, a Master’s of Business Administration with concentration in Healthcare Administration, and a Bachelor’s of Science with a double major in Psychology and Sociology. She is currently an independent Revenue Cycle Consultant for health services and a voluntary patient advocate helping insured patients navigate through and file life insurance claims. During the interim, she also served as a Director of Revenue Cycle, a Practice Manager of multiple provider sites, and a Program Manager for hospitalist services within the past ten years. Dr. Berry has spent over 30 years working at various levels within the health care services industry including but not limited to clinical, operations management, project management, billing & collections, research experience, and most recently spent four years teaching at the college level. Her purpose in academia is to assist scholars in meeting their educational objectives, while providing the subject matter expertise necessary to help students achieve their career goals in the process. Her passion is Health Policy and making significant social contribution to continue to accomplish change in health care services for the betterment of healthier outcomes today and in the future.