Jennifer Tomasik, Carey Gallagher, and Megan Helzner

JTomasik_photo.pngJennifer Tomasik, SM, FACHE is a Vice President at CFAR, a management consulting firm that was originally a research center inside the Wharton School and whose owners continue to teach in Wharton's Executive Education Program.  Ms. Tomasik is a member of the firm’s Executive Committee and leads the healthcare practice. She partners with clients on issues of strategy, change and governance in the transforming healthcare landscape. Ms. Tomasik is a fellow of the American College of Healthcare Executives, and holds a Master's in Health Policy and Management from the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health.


Contact Jennifer at: [email protected]


image.pngCarey Huntington Gallagher, MBA
is a Senior Manager at CFAR. Ms. Gallagher is a member of the firm’s healthcare and change management practices. She helps clients strategize and achieve sustainable change within health systems, professional associations, post-acute entities and foundations. She is currently an executive board member of the Philadelphia regional chapter of the American College of Healthcare Executives and an Advisor to the Management Consulting program at the Fox School of Business at Temple University, from which she earned an MBA with a concentration in International Business.


Contact Carey at: [email protected]



megan_helzner_1-(002).pngMegan Helzner, Manager, specializes in serving mission-driven organizations across CFAR’s Owner-Led Business, Healthcare, Higher Education, and Foundation and Non-Profit work. She brings her more than 10 years of industry experience in operations, management, development, and consulting to her work addressing challenges in strategy, leadership, change, organizational design, and governance. 

Her approach combines thoughtful partnership with her clients—building authentic relationships and knowing the whole person or team—with developing a deep understanding of their particular contexts. In her work across industries, Megan looks to create value by finding common threads and then applying practical, innovative solutions that can be carried out on the ground. 

Megan volunteers her time on the Board Finance Committee and as a member of the Emerging Leaders Circle of the Greater Philadelphia Cultural Alliance. She is also a member of the Board of the University of Pennsylvania’s Association of Alumnae and Leadership Philadelphia alumna. Megan has lectured at Ursinus College and presented at the Smithsonian Affiliations national conference. 

Megan holds a BA in International Relations with minors in Economics and Spanish from Ursinus College, an MPA. from the University of Pennsylvania’s Fels Institute of Government, and certificates from Bryn Mawr College’s Non-Profit Executive Leadership Institute and the Getty Leadership Institute at Claremont Graduate University.


Contact Megan at: [email protected]