Kris Novak is the Vice President of Mergers and Acquisitions for Amedisys, Inc., one of the nation’s leading home healthcare, hospice and personal care companies. Mr. Novak manages the company’s acquisition, de novo, and integration activities. Since joining the company in 2009, his team has successfully closed on 40 transactions, allocating over $700 million in capital, and adding approximately 200 home health, hospice and personal care locations. In addition, Mr. Novak serves on the Board of Directors of the Amedisys Foundation. Mr. Novak earned his Bachelor of Science in International Trade and Finance with a concentration in Empirical Economic Analysis from Louisiana State University. Also in HHFMA Work Group.