Eric Engler

Eric Engler serves as the architect for Ascension’s strategy with responsibility for identifying opportunities and designing approaches to transform the organization and sustain its Mission.  As Chief Strategy Officer, Eric provides strategic thought leadership for Ascension and partners with Subsidiary and Market leaders to build a dynamic ministry for the future. He also leads the Strategy Mission-wide Function toward delivering on our Strategic Direction commitment of Healthcare That Works, Healthcare That Is Safe and Healthcare That Leaves No One Behind, for Life.  Eric joined Ascension in 2001.

  • Director, Financial Planning, Bridge Information Systems / Reuters America
  • Director, Transaction Services, PwC
  • Equity Research Associate, Morgan Stanley
  • Manager, Assurance and Business Advisory Services, Price Waterhouse
  • University of Chicago Graduate School of Business, M.B.A.
  • University of Illinois, B.S.
Awards and Distinctions
  • St. Louis Regional Chamber, Council of Investors
  • Rossman School Board of Trustees, Strategic Planning Committee Chair
  • Member, American College of Healthcare Executives
  • Certified Public Accountant; recipient of the AICPA Elijah Watt Sells Certificate of High Distinction