Little Rock, AR, June 17, 2015 --(PR.com
)-- Oleen Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting (Oleen) has announced that Jessica Middleton-Kurylo has joined as the General Counsel and Director of Corporate Development. Based in Little Rock, Middleton-Kurylo will provide leadership and guidance concerning corporate development and emerging health care law.
“We are excited to welcome Jessica to our corporate team. Her legal expertise, as well as her experience in state government and procurement will be valuable as our business continues to grow and pursue new opportunities in the government arena,” said Peter Biagioni, President and CEO.
Middleton-Kurylo most recently served as a Legislative Attorney at the State of Arkansas Bureau of Legislative Research (BLR). While at the BLR she was fundamental in establishing the governing policies, procurement rules, and organizational structure of the Arkansas Health Insurance Marketplace. Middleton-Kurylo also drafted legislation at the direction of the Arkansas General Assembly concerning children and youth, health care, health insurance, agriculture, public retirement, tax, veteran's affairs, alcoholic beverages, and dog and horse racing and served as the Legislative Attorney for the related legislative committees.
Middleton-Kurylo also has over seven years of experience in private practice as a trial lawyer before becoming the Director of Development and, among other things, chief grant writer for the Arkansas Prostate Cancer Foundation.
Middleton-Kurylo graduated Cum Laude from Arkansas State University and received a bachelor’s degree in journalism with a minor in chemistry. She received her Juris Doctorate from the University of Arkansas School of Law in Fayetteville (U of A School of Law). While at the U of A School of Law Middleton-Kurylo was consistently on the Dean’s List each semester.
About Oleen Pinnacle Healthcare Consulting
Based in Little Rock, Arkansas, Oleen Pinnacle is a national healthcare IT consulting firm specializing in management consulting and technical services for all the evolving healthcare industry. Their clients include all types of healthcare organizations—from integrated delivery systems to HMO’s, medical practices, hospitals and state healthcare agencies. Since 1988, Oleen Pinnacle has assisted clients with every aspect of the information management process including IT assessments, system selections, project management, analysis, business process reengineering, implementations, conversions, custom programming, training, EDI, and interim CIO services. For more information, call (501) 712-4212 or visit www.oleen.com.