Gary Chris Christopherson

Biography

GARY (CHRIS) CHRISTOPHERSON has worked on national issues on health and human service strategy, policy, systems, models, performance, reform and management and on reducing vulnerability. Currently, he is independently developing strategy, management, policy and performance models and tools for creating, managing and sustaining large scale change and building a better and preferably thriving future. (www.ThrivingFuture.org www.viaFuture.org) This draws from 30+ years of experience in creating, managing, evaluating and sustaining large scale change at national and local levels in public and private sectors. Over his career, he has served in many senior leadership, management and policymaking positions, including with organizations with multi-billion dollar budgets and thousands of employees. His experience includes: Fellow, National Academy for Public Administration; Senior Advisor to Chief Operating Officer and Deputy Director for the Quality Improvement Group, Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, DHHS; Senior Advisor to Under Secretary, Veterans Health Administration, VA; Senior Fellow and Scholar-In-Residence, Institute of Medicine, National Academy of Sciences; Chief Information Officer, Veterans Health Administration, VA; Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary and Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense for Health Affairs and Senior Advisor to Assistant Secretaries for Health and Reserve Affairs, Department of Defense; Associate Director, Presidential Personnel, Executive Office of the President, White House; Director of Health Legislation, House Select Committee on Aging, U.S. House of Representatives; and Deputy Director, Municipal Health Services Program (funded by The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and based at John Hopkins Medical Institutions); and Special Projects Director, City of Milwaukee Health Department. He is a sculptor of abstract art, focusing on mobile and stabile sculptures and having created over 150 sculptures. (www.GChris.com) He received his bachelor’s degree in political science and his master’s degree in urban and regional planning from the University of Wisconsin – Madison, and did doctoral work in health policy and management at the John Hopkins University School of Public Health.

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Books

Thrive! - Quick Guide To A Thriving Future
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,930. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This Quick Guide To A Thriving Future is provided to help you and your family and friends, community, country and world survive and thrive. It shows how to build a thriving future using Thrive! Strategy and Action Plans. The “Quick Guide” quickly takes you through the basics of building a thriving future.
Thrive! - People's Guide To A Thriving Future
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 85,680. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
This People’s Guide To A Thriving Future [For All Forever], in both “Quick Guide” and “Complete Guide” versions, is provided to help you and your family and friends, community, country and world survive and thrive. It shows how to build a thriving future using Thrive! Strategy and Action Plans.
Angel, Thriving Creator of Artful Things
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Angel, Thriving Creator of Artful Things This is a children's book about my friend Angel, the most creative, artful and thriving Whimsey ever. Whimseys soar, are brightly colored, and live in an amazing land far, far, away. This is the story of how Angel becomes a thriving creator. Whimseys face their greatest enemy, Dark Cloud - an evil, powerful cloud. Can Whimseys survive? Can they thrive?
Black Box - Volume 1 Of The Thrive! Series
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,930. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Black Box - Volume 1 Of The Thrive! Series A mysterious and powerful black box appears on earth, challenging the world's people, politics, religions, science and militaries. Already, politicians on each side of the issue have won and lost elections on this issue. For most of them, they wish the box never existed. There was a time when the destruction of the box was an easy solution. No longer.
Thrive! - Building A Thriving Future
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,120. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
"Thrive! - Building a Thriving Future" is a call for action and a manual for positive change and a thriving future. "Thrive!" helps people who want to create and sustain large, positive and timely change for themselves, their community, their nation and their world. "Thrive!" helps people build a better and thriving future.

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