Michael M. Allen, MHA, CPA, FHFMA

Michael joined OSF Healthcare System as its Chief Financial Officer in September of 2015.  Mr. Allen previously served as Chief Financial Officer for Gundersen Health System based in La Crosse, Wisconsin.  Michael has more than 30 years of experience in business and the healthcare industry, including 8 years in public accounting and 24 years serving as a CFO for health systems.

Mr. Allen holds a BS degree in accounting from Illinois State University, Normal, Illinois; an MHA from the University of Minnesota, St. Paul, Minnesota, and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Michael has been a volunteer leader for the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) for over 25 years, finishing a 2-year term as the Chair of the Board for the HFMA’s 64,000 members in 2021.  He also chaired the Minnesota Hospital Association finance committee, has served on other industry boards and committees and has been a volunteer leader for many community organizations over the duration of his career.

Bio posted January 2022