Subject Matter Expert

Gary Leva brings to Blue Stone Strategy Group over 35 years of Tribal health services consulting experience in the areas of leadership, team building, strategic planning, Board training, business planning/feasibility studies, grant writing, accreditation facilitation, program evaluation, human resource management, executive and healthcare provider search and Tribal healthcare facility planning, design and operations. 

Leva was the CEO of Marimn Health (formerly known as Benewah Medical & Wellness Center), for the Coeur d’Alene Tribe, where he was responsible for strategic direction in a culturally diverse, progressive, collaborative teamwork environment embraced around a strong patient-centered medical home model.

Previously, Leva worked as the Director of Behavioral Health at Indian Health Service in Lapwai, ID; a Medical Social Worker, at John’s Hopkins Hospital, in Baltimore, MD; and was a School Social Worker, in Baltimore City Public Schools, Baltimore, MD. Leva 

earned his Bachelor’s in Business Administration from the University of Texas, Austin, earned his Master’s in Social Work at the University of Maryland, Baltimore, and has a Master’s in Business Administration from City University, Seattle, WA.