Joseph Hirsch from Globalview Advisors attended the San Diego Chapter of Financial Executives International (SD-FEI) Dinner Meeting, held at the Fairbanks Ranch Country Club in San Diego. The evening’s keynote speaker was Lynette Seid, the San Diego Area Chief Financial Officer of Kaiser Permanente. Ms. Seid discussed the future of the Affordable Care Act, regulatory uncertainty, and other disruptive factors and new trends in healthcare. Key takeaways were learning ways to plan around this uncertainty and lower costs in this timely update.

As the Chief Financial Officer for Kaiser Foundation Hospitals and Health Plans, Lynette is responsible for the financial leadership of Kaiser Permanente in San Diego. She oversees all aspects of financial operations including developing annual financial forecasts, consulting with senior management to develop and implement fiscal plans and budget, and evaluating the business impact of new and existing products.

Lynette has more than 30 years of experience in financial operations, leading complex and high profile projects, building productive working relationships with senior leaders and operations managers, and effectively managing people and processes to achieve desired results.

Globalview Advisors has been a proud sponsor of the SD-FEI since 2012, as well as the Orange County Chapter since 2013. The SD-FEI is the premier organization for financial executives in the San Diego County area. SD-FEI promotes interaction among its members and holds programs and workshops to enhance their professional knowledge and qualification.