Kris Newhart joined the Acumen team in January 2023 as an Executive Assistant and Office Coordinator. She has an extensive background in office administration, C-Suite support and conference planning execution. She has spent most of her career in the healthcare sector, where she finds personal and professional growth and satisfaction in supporting a mission of bettering the quality of life for individuals.
Prior to starting at Acumen, Kris held positions at Assembly Biosciences, Hoosier Oncology Group, Pepper Construction and Eli Lilly. Much of her career, was spent at Eli Lilly where her roles included Executive Assistant in Global Market Research, Marketing Associate in Global Pricing, Recruiting Specialist in Human Resources and Global Program Management Associate for the Oncology Portfolio.
She was responsible for administrative support, leading projects to support the global pricing platform for Eli Lilly Affiliates, marketing plan execution, administrative assistant recruiting and global medical conference implementation. Kris attended Indiana University where she studied Business.