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Amanda Bonser
Amanda Bonser
Huron Consulting
Managing Director


For 15 years, Managing Director and Federal Government Leader Amanda Bonser has steered Huron Consulting to new heights in delivering top-tier enterprise growth strategy solutions to its government clients. Specializing in high-reliability organizations such as hospitals and healthcare systems, Bonser leads her team to improve engagements in workforce optimization, organizational change management, and safety transformation. Bonser has also worked to bring greater equity to the workplace, co-chairing the Huron Diversity and Inclusion Council and sponsoring their Women iMatter Team resource group. A passionate volunteer in addition to her significant career accomplishments, for over seven years Bonser has worked with international social services organization Dress for Success Worldwide. This year, Bonser’s achievements in the field of consulting were honored by being named one of Consulting magazine’s Women Leaders in Consulting for 2021. Bonser has a bachelor’s degree in industrial and systems engineering as well as a Master of Business Administration from the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Areas of expertise

Federal Government, High Reliability Organizations, Hospitals and Health Systems.

Group Overview

Federal, state and local government agencies who implement agile solutions and turn insights into action can improve efficiency and better serve their constituencies. Markets Huron Serves Business Operations Care Transformation Consumer Transformation Digital Organizational Transformation Research Enterprise Strategy & Innovation Federal Government Federal Health Systems State and Local Governments Our Public Sector Expertise Markets We Serve Federal Government Federal Health Systems State and Local Governments Business Operations Federal, state and local governments must respond to legislative and regulatory requirements to transform operations and create nimble and resilient agencies. Huron collaborates with government agencies to achieve operational excellence by modernizing technology and improving utilization, evolving the workforce, leveraging data for decision making and eliminating waste. Care Transformation Federal, state and local government healthcare organizations are challenged by the need to balance access, quality and beneficiary experience while delivering upon their missions. At the same time, public sector organizations need to optimize their technologies to deliver improved health outcomes across the care continuum and provide more real-time, actionable insights into their business. Huron helps you develop strategies that re-imagine the care experience, enabling you to transform delivery models and personalize patient experiences to improve outcomes. Consumer Transformation Consumers within federal, state and local governments are entities that use or benefit from government services and range from interagency customers, veterans, active-duty military and their families, local governments and/or citizens, voters, and other public interest groups. Using actionable insights and finding new ways to connect with these groups to deliver enhanced experiences is the new standard. These groups must be at the center of your decision making to personalize services to meet constituents’ unique needs. We use deep insights and analytics to innovate business models, establish stronger connections, and deliver personalized and seamless experiences to support your mission. Digital Government agencies are actively investing in the modernization of their digital and technology infrastructure. The executive branch routinely releases mandates that drive agencies to prioritize digital transformation to improve operational efficiency and create more meaningful user experiences. Huron works with government agencies to develop digital strategies and implement technology that advances their missions. Our experts guide teams through the planning, implementation and remediation of core technology systems, intelligent automation and analytics to improve efficiency and outcomes. Organizational Transformation Retaining and developing a diverse mix of top talent is complex. We help federal, state and local government agencies align their workforce to their missions, enhance their employee experience and engage their teams in new ways. Public sector organizations also need to develop leaders for the future who can drive meaningful cultural and organizational change. With Huron’s combination of strategy, deep business expertise and creativity, Huron can help you enable your team to achieve your organizational goals. Research Enterprise Government agencies have a responsibility to provide meaningful research and data to myriad potential customers and the public. Research priorities are often dictated by the executive branch and other areas of public interest. With our deep healthcare, research and regulatory expertise, we help maximize return on their investment, optimize the impact of their research strategic priorities and drive future growth. Strategy & Innovation In today’s environment, government agencies are rethinking their strategic priorities to better serve their constituents and improve efficiency while navigating administration changes. Huron helps empower agencies to innovate business processes, creating new operational and technical strategies that proactively address complex challenges and prepare teams for future disruption.

Firm Overview

Huron is a global professional services firm that collaborates with clients to put possible into practice by creating sound strategies, optimizing operations, accelerating digital transformation, and empowering businesses and their people to own their future. By embracing diverse perspectives, encouraging new ideas, and challenging the status quo, Huron creates sustainable results for the organizations they serve. The Huron Difference Huron’s people and values-driven culture set them apart. Huron’s diverse team of experts come from the industries they serve and understand the complexities of your business. Combined with Huron’s strategic, operational, technical and cultural expertise, they collaborate across their businesses to help you imagine the future and transform for tomorrow.