Dan Cresco

Dan Cresco

Vice President, Executive Search Services

Chicago Region – Executive, Board, Physician, and Private Equity Leadership  

Dan Cresco is an innovative and dynamic executive with a broad background in healthcare leadership.  He currently serves as Vice President, Executive Search Services at Kirby Bates Associates.  In this role he focuses his vast healthcare executive experience and professional network on identifying and securing high performing talent with strong cultural fit for care delivery organizations.  

For 35 years, Dan has led teams in health systems, ambulatory surgery centers, physician practices, and management services organizations in both traditional care delivery organizations and private equity-backed enterprises. 

Through his strong interpersonal skills, management acumen and collaborative teamwork, Dan has received multiple awards for his exceptional commitment and drive to achieve top decile stakeholder satisfaction, clinical quality, and year over year top line growth for both non-profit and for-profit organizations. 

Dan’s prior roles include Chief Operating Officer of Twin Cities Orthopedics, Chief Operating Officer of Revo Health, a management services organization, and Chief Executive Officer of private equity- backed musculoskeletal and cardiovascular physician practices and their management services organization in the Detroit Market.   

He builds and maintains strong relationships with physicians, organizational leaders, governmental officials, and the boards and teams he serves. 

Additionally, Dan has served on multiple professional association and community boards including Vice President and President of the Minnesota Ambulatory Surgery Association, Secretary-Treasurer and President-Elect of the Wisconsin Surgery Century Association, Michigan Arthritis Foundation, Walk for Cancer, and the Youth Ministry and Executive boards for two churches.  

Dan earned a Bachelor of -Science in Physical Therapy from Marquette University and is a graduate of the Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare Executive Development Program.