Faculty & Research

Mark Fisher

Adjunct Faculty : Management Department

Mark Fisher teaches Financing and Spending in the U.S. Health Care System. He is also affiliated with the university’s Center for Business Excellence, where he has recently expanded his role to focus on health care concerns and solutions related to the changing health care marketplace.


Academic Background

B.S., Carlson School of Management, University of Minnesota
M.B.A., health care management, University of St. Thomas

Career Highlights

  • Executive director for Associated Eye Care
  • Founder and owner of Health Care Partners (HCP)
  • Served as senior vice president for shared services at the University of Minnesota Physicians (UMP)
  • Served as interim president and CEO for Aspen Medical Group, a division within the Allina Hospitals and Clinics Health System
  • CEO for Minnesota Healthcare Network and Triium LLC
  • Executive administrator of the Stillwater Medical Group
  • Chief administrative officer of Park Nicollet Medical Center
  • Executive vice president of Central Ohio Medical Group, a multi-specialty medical group in Columbus, Ohio
  • Business manager for the Pediatric Department at the University of Minnesota
  • Served as the interim executive director for HealthFront, a nonprofit organization


  • Past president of the Stillwater Sunrise Rotary
  • Past president for the St. Croix Area United Way
  • Past president of the Minnesota Medical Group Management Association
  • Fellow in the American College of Medical Practice Executives