Senior Director, Supplier Diversity & Performance Analytics
Kevin joined Novant Health, an industry leader in providing quality healthcare services, in 2006 after spending a number of years in community development and commercial banking. He is responsible for diversifying Novant Health’s procurement spend as the leader of Supplier Diversity. Working with various lines of business, Price identifies certified and qualified diverse suppliers, ensuring that they are given an opportunity to compete for Novant Health’s business. As a result of his efforts, Novant Health has increased its diverse supplier spend more than 300% utilizing over 450 diverse suppliers. His latest endeavors include the expansion of their Tier II efforts, encouraging more majority/diverse joint ventures, expansion of the Tuck School of Business Minority Executive training program to include a healthcare component and the launch of a loan guarantee program for its diverse suppliers, in partnership with M&F Bank. In recognition, Novant Health has won the 2010 CVMSDC Gov’t/Non-Profit Sector Entity of the Year award, 2012 VHA National Leadership Award for Supplier Diversity, placing 3rd among the 2014 top 10 hospitals nationally, according to DiversityInc magazine and 13 of its acute facilities being recognized as “Leaders in LGBTQ Healthcare Equity” by the Human Rights Campaign (HRC) Foundation. After completing military (US Army) service, Kevin obtained his Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science/Psychology from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. He also completed his Masters in Health Administration and Masters in Business Administration, both from Pfeiffer University.
- Active member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
After completing military (US Army) service, Mr. Price obtained his Bachelor of Arts Degree in Political Science/Psychology from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro. He also completed his Masters in Health Administration and Masters in Business Administration, both from Pfeiffer University. He is married to Michelle Y. Price and they have three children.