Jennifer Sabree

Jennifer Sabree is an Administrative Director at Children's Mercy in Kansas City. With more than a decade of experience in healthcare administration, Jennifer provides senior level multi-departmental leadership and direction in planning, policy development, operational activities and administration including financial, academic, clinical, and strategy within the Department of Pediatrics.  Prior to joining Children's Mercy, Jennifer was the Associate Department Administrator for Operations in the Department of Pediatrics at the Medical College of Wisconsin (MCW).  During her tenure at MCW, Jennifer's operational scope included clinical care, education, research, and community engagement.  At Children's Mercy, Jennifer's operational scope continues to expand.    Jennifer is energetic about strategic planning, operations, continuous process improvement, data-driven decision making, equity, diversity and inclusion, engagement, coaching and mentorship.   Jennifer received her bachelor’s in Social Work from the University of Wisconsin-Whitewater and her MBA from Cardinal Stritch University. As a life-long learner, Jennifer continually seeks opportunities to grow her knowledge. She is a certified Unconscious Bias facilitator (recognized by the AAMC through Cook-Ross); has a Trauma Effective Leadership Certificate through the University of Minnesota; is a certified CliftonStrengths coach through Gallup; has completed an Executive Leadership program through the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee; and earned a certificate in Mediation through Northwestern University.  Jennifer has been active in the AAAP since 2016.