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Kristin Yakimow

Board Director
Kristin Yakimow - Board Director in Lutheran World Relief

Kristin Yakimow is the Vice President for Strategy and Innovation at Nuance Communications in Chicago,  where she is responsible for the divisional growth strategy associated with identifying, evaluating and obtaining investment for new revenue streams associated with product development, market expansion and diversification investments. She is also managing director at iRhythm Technologies, a privately held medical device and clinical services company with an innovative approach to cardiac monitoring. Ms. Yakimow has worked with the Advisory Board Company, Cardiovascular Information Systems, General Electric Healthcare, Cisco Systems and Medtronics.