VP, Corporate Strategy and External Affairs
Ron Ticho is Coordinated Health's Vice President of Corporate Strategy and External Affairs. He is responsible for driving the growth of Coordinated Health’s service and product lines through the integration of marketing, business development, communications, and external affairs functions. He is leading the effort to establish and build strong external alliances that support Coordinated Health’s continued expansion and the creation of new growth opportunities.
Ron brings more than 25 years of strategic marketing and communications experience in the areas of healthcare, life sciences, technology, and higher education. He most recently served on the executive management team at OraSure Technologies, a publicly-traded medical diagnostics company, where he led corporate communications and strategic marketing for the past 11 years.
Prior to his tenure at OraSure, Ticho spent nearly 15 years at Lehigh University in a variety of capacities. As the head of University Relations, he reported directly to the President and served as the institution’s first chief marketing and communications officer. Prior to that appointment, he spent seven years in leadership roles in Lehigh’s athletics deparment. A Lehigh alumnus, he earned both his B.S. degree in financial economics and his M.B.A. from the respected Bethlehem university.
Ticho has resided in the Lehigh Valley for more than 30 years and is an active member of the community. He works closely with CEO Dr. Emil DiIorio to communicate Coordinated Health’s vision for innovative healthcare to its stakeholders and partners who help drive CH’s continued growth.
Master of Business Administration, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA
Bachelor of Science, Financial Economics, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, PA