Ana Sikula, MSW, LCSW

Director of Performance Improvement

Ana started at Independence Plus, Inc. (IPI) in 2007 and leads performance improvement and evaluation initiatives which includes individual coaching, counseling, correction, and  employee relations; she also conducts  quarterly and annual evaluations, formal reporting, and coordinates  the Professional Advisory Group. Ana is skilled at investigating and resolving complex issues and she is passionate about finding win/win solutions so patients, employees, and the company are able to progress.  She supervises the Quality Assurance department and is managing IPI’s efforts toward EMR implementation.

Ana earned her Bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, and her Master’s in Social Work from the University of Denver. She has 15 years of experience in healthcare across corporate, non-profit and public sectors. Prior to joining Independence Plus, Ana worked as a Case Manager, Bilingual Home-Based Therapist, and Health Education Volunteer with the Peace Corps in El Salvador.