The Power of Heels, the women’s division of the Burleson Area Chamber of Commerce, is proud to host Winjie Tang Miao, the senior vice president and system integration officer of Texas Health Resources as the “Women in Leadership” Keynote Speaker for its July 31st luncheon. With over 19,000 employees, Texas Health Resources is the third largest employer in North Texas and a key employer in Burleson and Johnson County.
Through Texas Health’s System Integration and Innovation Office, Miao leads efforts to design and deploy major strategic, clinical and operational transformation initiatives across the Texas Health Resources system of hospitals, clinics and medical facilities. She has an extensive history in health care leadership roles, including serving as president of Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital in Azle and Texas Health Harris Methodist Hospital Alliance, which has received national recognition for its innovative technology.
In 2013, Miao was honored with the Outstanding Achievement Award from the US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce-Southwest Region. She has been named by Becker’s Hospital Review as one of the “130 Women Hospital and Health System Leaders to Know” (2015) and “25 Healthcare Leaders Under Age 40” (2012). In 2008, she was honored as one of Modern Healthcare’s “Up and Comers.”
An engineering graduate of Johns Hopkins University, Miao also earned a master’s degree in health care administration, with a concentration in financial management and quality management, from the University of North Carolina.
“Ms. Miao is the epitome of leadership in the health care industry,” says Jennifer Huffman, of Couch & Russell Financial Group and this year’s Power of Heels Chairman. “Our Women In Leadership gives women in our community to hear success stories. As part of the Texas Health Resources leadership team, Ms. Miao is an inspirational example of leadership in her industry.
The July 31st Power of Heels meeting will be held at Lifegate Church at 601 SW Thomas Street in Burleson. Doors open at 11:30 AM and the meeting will conclude at 1:00 PM. Title Sponsor for the event is Texas Health Neighborhood Care & Wellness Burleson. The luncheon’s Sweet Sponsor is H-E-B.
Tickets are $15 for Chamber members, $20 for Non-Members and $20 at the door. To attend, reserve your ticket online or contact the Burleson Area Chamber at 817-295-6121.
The Burleson Area Chamber of Commerce serves as an advocate for its members and works to support, encourage and promote local business in Burleson and the North Texas region. The Power of Heels is committed to empowering women in business through professional and personal development and initiatives. The Power of Heels showcases women-owned and operated businesses, creates opportunities for women to connect, and promotes women in the workplace.