Thomas Kolaz



St. Louis, MO


Thomas supports the Business Valuation and Compensation Valuation service lines at Pinnacle. As an Analyst, he focuses on healthcare market research, FMV/compliance support and valuation studies, physician compensation analysis, appraisal report development, and review of client data in comparison with established industry benchmarks. This complex information serves as the foundation for a wide variety of corporate transactions to include corporate restructuring, mergers, and acquisitions.

Prior to Pinnacle, Thomas worked in Patient Care Management at the Carle Foundation Hospital & Physician Group in Champaign, Illinois. In this role, he conducted a complete patient flow audit to help improve processes that would enhance patient care. He also developed a business case on Virtual Health Sustainability and analyzed quality metrics partnering with nursing homes to improve patient outcomes. Working alongside leadership, staff, and providers, Thomas provided insight and information that helped improve daily operations and workflow, benefiting caregivers and the many patients they serve.

Thomas holds an MHA and BS in Community Health with a concentration in health planning and administration from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign where he graduated at the top of his class. He also is proficient with Simio, Tableau, SPSS, and Epic.

  • Supports compensation and business valuation service lines with financial modeling & analysis and healthcare market research
  • Data analysis, data management & research experience
  • Healthcare experience in ambulatory operations
  • MHA from University of Illinois