Laurel Fuqua, RN, MSN
Laurel Fuqua joined Monarch Medical Technologies in 2017 as Executive Vice President and Chief Clinical Officer. As an accomplished executive and diabetes industry leader, Laurel draws from more than three decades of healthcare experience to lead the clinical vision and guide the product strategy at Monarch.
She has held executive-level positions across a wide range of healthcare settings including, hospitals, health plans, care management, and diabetes technology firms. Prior to joining the company, Laurel served as the Senior Vice President of Clinical and Operations at Canary Health, a provider of digital health self-management programs. Previously, she was the Senior Vice President of Population Health, Clinical Affairs & Care Innovations for InSpark Technologies. She also has held executive positions with Glytec, Alere, Inspiris, Kindred Healthcare, and Healthways, among others.
Laurel is frequently invited to speak on improving the safety of glucose management and regularly authors industry articles. She has received several accolades for her work, including the AADE Diabetes Educator of the Year Award early in her career. Laurel received her bachelor of science and master of science in nursing from the University of Evansville.