Jennifer M. Spalding

General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer
Civica, Inc.
Lehi, UT

Board of Directors, National Church Residences

Jennifer is General Counsel & Chief Compliance Officer of Civica, Inc., providing strategic legal advice designed to achieve business objectives. She has extensive experience in complex licensing, advertising, healthcare compliance and crises management.

Prior to joining Civica, Jennifer was Senior Vice President & General Counsel, Medical Segment of Cardinal Health. Jennifer lead a global team of lawyers to support the rapidly growing Medical Segment by providing strategic legal advice, including a $6.5B acquisition of Medtronic’s Patient Recovery Business.

Before moving to Cardinal Health, Jennifer spent 15 years at Abbott. Jennifer was the head of health policy, reimbursement, managed care and strategic alliances for Abbott Nutrition. Before being asked to lead health policy, she led the legal department for the division, helping the organization navigate the challenges of being both a healthcare and consumer goods company.

Jennifer previously was with the law firm of Squire Patton Boggs.

She received a bachelor’s degree in Government from Centre College and earned a juris doctor degree from Capital University.

She and her husband, Sloan, live in New Albany, Ohio, and enjoy endless hours of watching their three sons’ sporting events. Jennifer serves on the boards of National Church Residences and the New Albany Symphony Orchestra.