Lilly Stairs

Head of Patient Advocacy, Clara Health, Founder & Principal, Patient Authentic

Lilly is recognized as a leading voice in the rapidly growing patient engagement field, having built award-winning patient ambassador programs and powerful awareness campaigns that united patients and industry. She has served as an advocate for over a decade, transitioning into patient advocacy after she was diagnosed with multiple autoimmune diseases. As the Founder and Principal at Patient Authentic, Lilly leverages her marketing expertise and mastery of stakeholder relations to help healthcare organizations build meaningful campaigns, programs, and educational resources by authentically engaging with patients. Lilly also serves as the Head of Patient Advocacy at Clara Health where she conceives and executes patient engagement strategy and ensures the patient voice remains firmly at the center of the company.