Keynote Speaker
Grace Wakulchik

President of Akron Children’s Hospital

Grace Wakulchik is the third president in Akron Children’s 128-year history and the first woman to hold the title. Wakulchik began her career in nursing, joining Akron Children’s in 1992 and advancing into various management roles before being named president. Wakulchik championed lean six sigma practices and implemented electronic health records and a patient portal.