VP, Budget and Financial Planning & Analysis
University of Chicago Medical Center

Sara Haggerty is the VP, budget and financial planning & analysis, for UChicago Medicine (UCM). In this role reporting to the CFO, she oversees system-wide financial operations, budget, planning, and reporting analytics. By focusing on talent development and building trusted relationships across the System, Sara has been able to lead her team in adopting a shared services approach to delivering and developing organizational priorities and strategy. During her 16-year tenure at UCM, Sara has worked in several roles including executive director business operations, reporting to the COO to streamline cost variation and refine data analyses as well as serving as the interim CFO at our Community Hospital. Sara also spent time in healthcare finance at Advocate Healthcare in Chicago. Sara earned a Master of Business Administration from DePaul University, and a Bachelor of Science (finance) from Eastern Illinois University.