Consultant Biography

Roberta Winter, MHA, MPA is president of Praevalere Inc.®, an independent consulting firm that specializes in policy analysis and process improvement. Roberta spent her formative years in the health and welfare industry, working for regional (Schwarz, Shera, & Associates), national (Fred S. James), and global brokerage entities (Sedgwick James Consulting Group) before starting her own brokerage firm in 1992, which incorporated as Praevalere Inc.® in 1996. Winter sold her brokerage portfolio in November of 2000 to pursue other interests. After completion of her MHA in 2004 she worked as an internal process improvement consultant for Seton Health Network, a division of Ascension Health, in Austin, Texas. Roberta returned to the Puget Sound area to complete her MPA in 2006. She has participated in consulting projects through her corporation since 2002.

CodeBlueNow! Producer for a Health Systems Radio Broadcast
CodeBlueNow! Qualitative Analysis of Survey Results for Grant  Reporting
Harrison Medical Center
Strategic Planning for a Palliative Care Program
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance Event Planning and Physician Relations work for Organ Transplantation Services
Seton Health Network Developed Observational Study for Nursing Retention Deploying Qualitative Bundles
Seton Health Network Health Policy Analysis for Planning and Advocacy

Skills Roberta has worked with large matrix organizations as well as small businesses. Below are her primary skills:


  • Special Projects
  • Policy Analysis

  • Grant reports
  • Whitepapers
  • Technical writing
  • Executive reports
Project Management

  • Startup entities
  • Development
  • Measurement
Process Improvement

  • Evidence based planning
  • Logic Model Analysis
  • Scorecard development
  • Qualitative Analysis
  • Team/project Management
  • Contracts

    • Negotiations for Health & Welfare Plans
    • Analysis and Forecasting for benefit plans

    Quotes & Questions Though Roberta’s concentration has been in health care services, many of these skills can be applied to other organizations. If you are looking for a consultant who will conduct thorough research, create actionable summaries, and deliver a unique product, choose Praevalere Inc.® as your partner. For a quote specific to your needs contact Roberta Winter at 206-902-7553 or