March 31, 2017
CGFNS International, Inc., the world’s leading credential evaluation organization for the nursing and allied healthcare community, is proud to welcome Peter Preziosi, PhD, RN, CAE, as its Chief Innovation and Business Development Officer.
“Dr. Preziosi is a valuable addition to our team. His breadth and depth of experiences and extensive networks in business innovation will help us innovate and stimulate further business development in the rapidly changing global environment,” said Franklin A. Shaffer, EdD, RN, FAAN, FFNMRCSI, President and CEO of CGFNS.
Dr. Preziosi has joined the organization to oversee the development and roll out of new services and programs, including sourcing and securing strategic collaborative partnerships that will enable the digitization of the company’s lines of business to remain cutting edge in credentials evaluation, forensics science and workforce development.
While most recently holding positions leading Global Healthcare Strategy for Verizon Communications Inc. and Concentrix Corporation, Dr. Preziosi was responsible for thought leadership, strategic innovation and go-to-market direction on solutions and offerings.
In addition, Dr. Preziosi’s experience spans over 20 years on healthcare reform efforts and in building public/private partnerships in various national and international organizations including the Association for Healthcare Documentation Integrity, Planned Parenthood Federation of America, the National League for Nursing and AMDEC Foundation, a New York State biomedical research consortium. He also worked for the City of New York’s Health & Hospital Corporation and directed the Mayor’s Office of Medicaid Managed Care.
He earned his PhD in Nursing/Health Policy and his Master in Government Administration from the University of Pennsylvania, an MEd and MA from Columbia University’s Teachers College, and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Florida State University. He is a member of the American Society of Association Executives, where he is a Certified Association Executive.