Shelley C. Koltnow, JD, MBA, FACHE

Professional Background

Shelley’s prior experience includes more than 20 years as a lawyer and health care compliance executive. For nearly nine years, she served as an attorney at the law firm of Roetzel & Andress in Akron, Ohio. She was one of the first health care compliance officers in Ohio after joining Humility of Mary Health as its corporate responsibility officer in 1997. Her career includes roles as the vice president of legal services and chief compliance officer at Forum Health in Ohio, vice president of corporate compliance and internal audit at Porter Hospital System in Indiana, and vice president and corporate responsibility officer for Via Christi Health in Wichita, Kansas. Shelley also was the institutional compliance officer at an academic medical center in Dallas, Texas.


Shelley is a graduate of Allegheny College in Meadville, Penn. She received a Juris Doctor degree in 1989, magna cum laude, from the C. Blake McDowell School of Law, University of Akron in Akron, Ohio, where she was a member of Law Review. She received her Masters of Business Administration from the University of Phoenix in 2005.

Memberships and Organizations

Shelley is a member and Fellow in the American College of Healthcare Executives (FACHE), and a member of the Healthcare Compliance Association. She is a member of the American Health Lawyers Association (AHLA) and the Society for Corporate Compliance and Ethics (SCCE). Shelley also is a member of the Ohio Bar Association and has been licensed as an attorney in Ohio since 1989. She is a member of Save the Dunes, an environmental organization in Gary, Ind. She previously chaired the Audit Committee for the Heartland Region of the Arthritis Foundation in Chicago, Ill., and previously served for four years as the compliance expert on the Audit Committee of Resurrection Health (now Presence Health) in Chicago, Ill. In February 2017, she presented “Clinical Integration in a Value-Based World” at the Medical Group Management Association’s National and Financial Payer conference.

Contact Information

Shelley can be contacted directly at:

Shelley C. Koltnow, JD, MBA, FACHE
Principal Consultant
IntraVires Health
(tel) 316-680-6001