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Michelle Stohlmeyer Russell

Senior Partner & Managing Director


Michelle Russell is a core member of the People & Organization practice area at The Boston Consulting Group. Michelle previously led BCG’s Health Care practice for the Midwest and Canada, is a member of the firm’s Health Care Practice Scientist Network (HCPA), and leads Women@BCG for North America. In 2016, Michelle was named BCG's Working Mother of the Year by Working Mother magazine.

She joined BCG in 2001. Much of her work is focused on academic medical centers, hospital systems, and payers. She has deep client experience in change management and strategy.

Prior to joining BCG, Michelle was a researcher at Stanford University.

Areas of Expertise

  • Change management
  • Strategy
  • Health care provider systems
  • Hospitals and academic medical centers
  • Research and product development
  • In vitro diagnostics (IVD) and life sciences
  • Mergers and acquisitions (M&A)
  • Post-merger integration (PMI)
  • Social impact focus: education, community development


  • PhD, organic chemistry, Stanford University
  • BA, chemistry, University of St. Thomas, Minnesota
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