Kristin Lacey joined Converse in July 2020 as the VP of Operations and Strategic Planning bringing with her over a decade of experience in healthcare, higher education and academic research. Prior to joining Converse, Kristin served as the Executive Director of Finance and Business Operations for Prisma Health Academics and its Health Sciences Center, and the Chief Business Officer at University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville. She has served in various operations and finance leadership roles with Spartanburg Regional Health System for the prior eight years.

Kristin earned her Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Wofford College and her Masters in Business Administration from Gardner-Webb University. She also holds both Six Sigma Green Belt and Project Management Professional certifications and is actively involved in many industry organizations.

Kristin is a native of Spartanburg and currently lives in Greenville with her husband, Travis, and their three children: two sons, Hampton and Field, and a daughter, Emmie. Kristin is a design and décor enthusiast and enjoys cooking and spending time with her family.