Meet Our Team : Administration

Marianne L. Finizio, MBA

Assistant Vice President
Marianne Finizio leads the International Medicine Institute’s operations and business development initiatives, focusing on local, regional and global opportunities to promote UHealth’s mission.

This mission includes delivering quality health care services to patients throughout the globe through UHealth International (UHI), providing educational programs to Physicians and medical students in Latin America and the Caribbean and globally, and developing research programs with healthcare organizations in Latin America. Marianne liaises with general consulates, trade commissioners and healthcare public, and private sector stakeholders to link the international medical community with the UHealth network through the IMI. Prior to working with the IMI, Marianne developed a specialty health plan for Medicaid recipients living with HIV/AIDS and grew its membership throughout the state of Florida utilizing the Division of Infectious Disease at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and Jackson Memorial Hospital as an initial core delivery system.

She also served as the Vice Chair of the Department of Neurological Surgery at Miller School of Medicine and has held other key roles in operations, fiscal management, marketing and business development in the healthcare space. Her extensive experience empowers her to develop key strategies in identifying new market opportunities, streamline process efficiencies in operations and enhance the IMI and UHealth brands in the local community and abroad. Marianne is also a University of Miami alumna and sits on the board and Executive Committee of Project Medishare for Haiti, and collaborates with and supports with a variety of charitable organizations in South Florida that focus on healthcare and education.