Marilyn Thiet

Coach & Facilitator

Marilyn Thiet is the founder and president of EDGE Performance Acceleration. Marilyn and her team at EDGE work with clients to help them increase their profitability and productivity by developing their leaders and people.

Marilyn’s areas of expertise include coaching, leadership development, strategic planning and execution, training and development, and process improvement. The majority of Marilyn’s clients are within the healthcare industry and include healthcare providers and manufacturer’s ranging from small start up companies to several Fortune 100 organizations.

Marilyn has over 25 years of professional experience in healthcare, sales, marketing, training, and leadership development. She began her career as a Radiologic Technologist and worked in both private hospital and academic settings. She then transitioned to the business world and spent much of her career working for GE Healthcare. When she left GE she was the Americas Commercial Training Manager, responsible for the training and development of GE’s commercial team throughout the United States, Latin America and Canada.

Marilyn earned a degree in Radiologic Technology (R.T.R.) from the Medical College of  Wisconsin and a BS degree in Business Management from Ottawa University. She is trained and certified in Professional Facilitation, Change Acceleration Process (CAP) and Six Sigma quality methodologies. She is a long standing member of the American Society of Training and Development.

As a coach for CTI, Marilyn has worked with the following organizations and individuals:

HCA 2 Hospital CMOs
1 Division CMO
Life Point Marquette MD/CEO of Resident Program
MD/Clinical Lead of IT
CHI – St Alexius Health MD/Chief of Ambulatory Medicine
Director of Clinic Operations
MD/Chief of Radiology
Director of Radiology
MD/Chief of Surgery
MD/Chief of Anesthesiology
Director of Surgery
Lee Memorial Health System MD/Chief Pediatric Infectious Diseases
System Director LMHS
Tri-Health MD/Chief of Surgery
Director of Surgical Services
Beaver Dam Community Hospital MD/Chief of Emergency Medicine/Chief of Staff
DO/Director of Family Medicine
MD/ER Co-Director
MD/Medical Director Clinics
MD/ OB-Gyn
MD/Director Hospitalist Program
The Iowa Clinic MD/Emergency Surgery
Director Family Practice and Internal Medicine

Marilyn is an active community volunteer and an advocate for improved care for seniors and those impacted by dementia and Alzheimer’s disease. She is married with two adult children and resides in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, U.S.A.