Northern California Blood Services Region
Jan Siva, Community Chief Executive Officer
Jan Siva comes to the American Red Cross from the Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF), where she served as the administrative director from 2012 to 2014. In that role, she was responsible for the overall management of the clinical laboratories with multiple patient satellite service locations throughout Northern California.
Siva helped lead the development of a laboratory service line across all of PAMF, bringing its laboratories into a better integrated working relationship and structure, providing consistent and continuous excellent patient care.
Prior to her work with PAMF, Siva was the director of operations at the Tucson Medical Center in Arizona, medical laboratory manager at the Earl K. Long Medical Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana., and a DNA forensic scientist with the Louisiana State Police Crime Laboratory.
Siva also has an extensive educational background – earning a master’s in business administration from the University of Phoenix, a master’s in natural sciences (forensics) from Louisiana State University and a Bachelor of Science in medical technology from the Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center. She is currently working on a doctorate in business administration in healthcare management and leadership at California InterContinental University.