RN, MSN, ACNP-BC, Ph.D. Vice President of Clinical Operations
Alexis Chettiar provides leadership and guidance for CEI’s clinics and home care services. A Nurse Practitioner with a Ph.D. in Health Policy from the University of California, San Francisco, she joined CEI’s leadership team in 2017 as Director of Quality Improvement and became VP of Clinical Operations in 2018. Her Ph.D. research focused on increasing healthcare value for medically complex, chronically ill populations, an expertise that aligns well with CEI’s mission.
Prior to CEI, Alexis served as an acute care nurse practitioner and quality improvement director for a large group medical practice, and has also worked in hospital emergency rooms. She was lead author for seven journal articles on managing chronic kidney disease and has presented workshops and lectures on this topic nationally.
For a year and a half, Alexis provided nursing care at an AIDS hospice in Malaysia and she speaks Malay and Spanish. In her spare time, she enjoys bike travel and running ultramarathons.