Our Team

High impact with a light touch.

Numerof team members bring unusual insight to the challenges and opportunities facing leaders across the global healthcare sector today, as well as the challenges and opportunities on the horizon. We value our clients’ trust, and we’re committed to their success.


At Numerof, you’ll notice something different. Our principals are intimately involved in every project. Read more about their expertise and experience.

Core Consulting Staff

Our core consulting staff members bring together strategic and operational experience, rigorous analytics, creative thinking, and practical strategies to address our clients’ most critical challenges.


Numerof’s operations team members deliver to the highest standards of excellence and ensure that even our most complex projects run smoothly.


Our marketing team connects the media with our staff and shares Numerof’s insights with leaders in the industries we serve.

Extenders and Partners

When client challenges call for resources beyond our core consulting staff, Numerof’s network and partnerships enable us to dramatically expand our teams, incorporate specific clinical or technical expertise, and access relevant data and technology platforms. Contact us to learn how our team and partners can help address your needs.

Eileen Cardile, MS, RN

Senior Consultant

Rita Numerof, PhD


Beth Knocke

Operations Coordinator

Alexa Schultz

Marketing Communications Specialist

Christen Buseman, PhD, MPH

Research Analyst

Kelsey Tinkum, PhD

Research Analyst

Elizabeth Ivanovich

Operations Manager

Sarah Porter

Operations Coordinator

Vicki Mertz

Senior Operations Coordinator

Kimberly White, MBA

Vice President

Eric Abrams, MBA

Vice President

Maggie Wininger

Operations Coordinator

Michael Abrams, MA

Managing Partner

Gordon Phillips, MPS


David Horwitz, MD, PhD, MBA, FACP

Senior Consultant

Carmin Williams

Operations Coordinator

Michael Kuchenreuther, PhD

Research Analyst

Richard Blath, MD

Senior Consultant

By helping our clients take on today’s challenges and anticipate tomorrow’s, we aren’t just helping them envision a better future. We’re helping them create it.