Shannon Rudolph Umthum
Chief Learning Officer, VA Central Iowa Health Care System; Veterans Health Adminstration
Shannon Rudolph Umthum serves as the principal architect for talent development and organizational learning at VA Central Iowa Health Care System. Throughout her 9-year tenure as Chief Learning Officer, Shannon’s vision to drive innovative strategies in talent development for exceptional patient care has established her health care system as a leader in talent strategies within the VA system. Most recently, VA Central Iowa’s JumpStart New Hire Onboarding Program was selected as a Top 10 Best Practice in the VHA Shark Tank Competition and Shannon named as a VHA Diffusion of Excellence Gold Status Practice Fellow.