Vince Vandehaar

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Vince Vandehaar, MBA, Principal Consultant and Adjunct Full Professor, VVV Consultants LLC, Olathe, KS 913-302-7264;


Vince provides professional business consulting services to help healthcare organizations with business strategy, research, and deployment. Specifically, Vince facilitates strategic planning, creates proven marketing plans/tactics, facilitates, and creates IRS aligned community health needs assessments and conducts both qualitative and quantitative market research. VVV Consultants LLC is a “boutique” client focused


Vince started his consulting firm (VVV Consultants LLC) on 1/1/2009, after working for Saint Luke’s Health System of Kansas City for 16 years. (Note: Saint Luke’s Hospital of KC, SLHS’s largest hospital, won the Malcolm Baldrige National Quality Award in March of 2003). Prior to his experience at Saint Luke’s, Vince worked in the payor and insurance industry for Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City; Tillinghast, a Tower’s Perrin Actuarial Consulting Firm; and Lutheran Mutual Life Insurance Company.


Currently, Vince teaches MBA, MHA and BA classes part time (10% of his time) at Avila University and Webster University in Strategic Planning, Marketing, Marketing Research, Social Media and Capstone classes, and consults the remainder of his time.


Vince is a Malcolm Baldrige coach and a professional focus group moderator. He is actively involved in the national Society for Healthcare Strategy and Market Development (SHSMD), KC Employee Benefit Professional Association, Healthcare Executives Kansas City, the American Marketing Association KC Chapter (Healthcare SIG Chair) and is an SG2 advocate.


Vince grew up on a farm in Bondurant, Iowa, is married and currently resides in Olathe, Kansas. Vince graduated from Central College (Pella, IA) with a BA in Business Management and has his MBA from the University of Northern Iowa. Vince enjoys Kansas City Chiefs Football, Saturday morning pick-up basketball, walking and boggie golf.     



Adjunct Courses Experience – Vandehaar


         Marketing (undergrad or grad)


         Consumer Behavior (undergrad or grad)

         International Marketing (undergrad or grad)

         Marketing Research (undergrad or grad)

         Personal Selling (undergrad)

         Promotions Strategy (undergrad)

         Retail Management (undergrad)

         Social Media (undergrad or grad)


         MHA Healthcare Management / Capstone

         MHA Healthcare Strategic Planning & Change

         MHA Healthcare Marketing

         MHA Healthcare Policy