Who we are
Signature Health St. Louis's only all minority owned professional nurse staffing agency. With over 30 years of experience in healthcare and business industries, Signature Health is a leader in the market and the community of St. Louis.
Signature Health provides nursing services to local hospitals, long term care facilities, assisted living/memeory care, rehabilitation hospitals, community school districts, insurance companies and physician clinics, . We were founded on the core values of compassion, respect, integrity and excellence. We hope to be your most trusted resource for professional nurses and look forward to building a relationship with you.
Meet our President & CEO
A St. Louis native and graduate of Ladue Schools, Michael has spent 25 years working in and/or supporting many businesses globally in the development of market expansion and customer acquisition strategies across numerous industries, including healthcare.
Prior to launching Signature Health, Michael was vice president of Corporate Strategy with the Principal Financial Group®. He was charged with leading the corporate strategy function by providing the structure, discipline and focus to assist Principal's business units in achieving their strategic objectives. Before Principal, he was Managing Partner of Hamilton Consulting International, where he advised clients on the exploration, qualification and execution of strategic planning, sales and marketing efforts in the United States, Switzerland and the United Kingdom.
Michael was director of International Business Development for John Ryan Performance, Inc. in London, where he was focused on delivering sales and marketing strategies to the global retail banking market. Prior to that, he was the director of Strategy and Business Development at Carlson Companies, supporting the corporate center, and has held various sales and corporate development roles at Target Corporation and Honeywell International, Inc.
Michael has a Masters of Science in Leadership and Strategy from the London Business School as a Sloan Fellow, and earned his MBA in operations management from the University of Illinois-Urbana/Champaign. He also holds dual Bachelors of Science degrees in both electrical and computer engineering from the University of Missouri-Columbia.
Having a strong desire to give back to the community, Michael currently serves on the Board of Directors for the National Black MBA Association, The University of Northern Iowa-College of Business as well as Variety-The Children’s Charity®. He has previous Board experience with The Make-A-Wish Foundation of Minnesota®, and the Ordway Center for the Performing Arts in St. Paul, Minnesota.