Inspired Learning, Inspired Creative, Inspired CME Activities

Spire is comprised of individuals who take pride in working to the highest standard, while sharing the enthusiastic pursuit of our common goal – to deliver the highest standard of medical education. Meet the Spire team below. 

Management and Business Development


Jeanne Prater

Chief Operating Officer


Kate Evans

Director, Grants and Education


Emily LaCroix

Educational Grants Manager 







Program Management


Christine Kocienda

Group Director - Program Management, Analytics and Outcomes


Lauren Waters

Program Director


Mairead Early

Associate Program Manager


Clinical Services


Aisha Cobbs, PhD

Clinical Director


Cara U, PharmD

Clinical Director

Based in New Jersey, Spire Learning has embraced the modern office ideal with employees and partners contributing from around the country. Their long-term relationships with leading experts, faculty and providers is strengthened with this ability to work in a decentralized, tech-savvy environment.

While New Jersey is a hub for excellent partners, the outreach Spire achieves is national. Whether a multi-day summit or an intimate small group setting, Spire Learning constantly strives to live up to the mission and vision under which it operates.

Spire Learning is dedicated to the design, development and implementation of clinically relevant CME/CE activities in innovative formats that catalyze change and improve healthcare professional knowledge, competence, performance and patient care.

Spire Learning is committed to professional growth and development and continually assesses all aspects of its educational programs in order to raise our standards of excellence.