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Elizabeth H. Connelly

Senior Vice President, Healthcare

Elizabeth Connelly is senior vice president of healthcare for CDW. She is responsible for managing all aspects of CDW’s healthcare sector, including healthcare sales, leadership and business development.

Before assuming her current role in 2022, Connelly was chief human resources officer and senior vice president of coworker services, where she was responsible for the company’s coworker services strategy and all aspects of its human capital plan, including talent acquisition and employment branding, organizational and leadership development, sales training, compensation, benefits, diversity and inclusion, performance management and succession planning.

Prior to joining CDW in 2018, Connelly served as the head of the Healthcare, Higher Ed. and Not-for-Profit Commercial Banking business unit at J.P. Morgan Chase, a leading global financial services firm, where she led business groups that were national in scope and provided treasury, credit and specialized industry solutions to more than 3,000 clients. Previously, she served as the firm’s Midwest Region Head for the Private Wealth Management business unit, where she delivered investment, banking and trust services to high-net-worth individuals, families and foundations. Prior to joining J.P. Morgan Chase, Connelly held a series of roles with increasing responsibility at Bank One.

Connelly earned a bachelor’s degree in foreign service from Georgetown University and a master’s degree in business administration from Northwestern University’s Kellogg School of Management. She serves as a director of the Catholic Extension and the Polk Bros. Foundation and serves on the Board of Directors of Wintrust Financial. She is also a trustee for the Shedd Aquarium. Additionally, Connelly is a member of the Georgetown University Board of Regents, the Economic Club of Chicago and the Executives Club of Chicago.