Donna Rodio joined Ross & Company as a Partner in 2016. With over 25 years in healthcare before her executive recruiting career, Donna was an operating executive for early stage, entrepreneurial companies as well as Fortune 500 entities. She began her search career with Strawn Arnold & Associates, and in 2012 joined the firm’s affiliate, D’Antoni Partners, a specialist healthcare search firm.
Donna’s search expertise covers a broad spectrum of healthcare segments. With concentration in healthcare services, outsourced services, medical products and technology, her clients range from start-up and emerging growth entities to Fortune 1000 companies. Donna has significant experience working with private equity and venture capital portfolio companies, offering expert insight into developing senior management teams positioned to succeed in rapid growth, restructuring and turnaround environments.
Prior to search, Donna was the Chief Operating Officer of an early stage, high growth multi-site healthcare services provider where she led operations and corporate development. In addition, she was one of the top performers as a commercial leader in multi-national organizations including Toshiba Medical Systems and Philips Medical Systems.
Donna is a member of Women Business Leaders in Healthcare (WBL); the Philadelphia Alliance for Capital and Technologies (PACT); and also donates her time to Philadelphia Treats for the Troops. A graduate of Old Dominion University, Donna played on two Division I National Championship teams, and was a member of the United States Olympic Field Hockey Squad. Still athletically driven, she participates competitively in triathlons. Donna is based in downtown Philadelphia.