Julia Ingram Fetzer, MBA
Chief Operating Officer

With an impressive 20-year record of achievement in both healthcare consulting and administration, Julia helps hospital systems translate their vision into a successful final product. She works along the continuum of services Blue Cottage provides—from strategic visioning to implementation—including project management, facility planning, capital projects, operational planning, transition planning, and execution. Julia is a high-energy consultant who combines innovative thinking and creative problem-solving with a collaborative approach and roll-up-your-sleeves implementation tactics. She thrives on empowering clients to change the way they do business, applying both creativity and best practices to help them identify and reach their goals so they can function at their highest capacity. Before joining Blue Cottage, Julia was CHRISTUS Health’s System Director for Facility Design and Construction, and started her consulting career with Genesis Healthcare International. Julia founded Aegis Advisers, Inc., an independent healthcare consulting company. She received her Master of Business Administration degree from Rice University and her Bachelor of Arts degree in Human Biology from Stanford University.

Julia's Latest Entries

Julia Fetzer will participate in the Health, Wellness, and Life Sciences Council’s Panel Discussion, “From Silos to Synergies:  The New Landscape of Healthcare Real Estate Strategies,” alongside Lynne B. Meers (MEDCO Construction L.L.C.), Rives Taylor (Gensler), Paul – Learn More –


Julia Fetzer will present with Parkland Health & Hospital System and Judy Smith on Tuesday, November 15 – “The Parkland Women and Infants Ambulatory Clinic: Lessons Learned from Operational Planning and Design.” Also attending from Blue Cottage – Learn More –


Julia Fetzer will present “The Sprint within the Marathon: Operational Workflow Development” with Stanford Health Care on Tuesday, September 20, 2016  from 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m. EST. Also participating at the conference from Blue Cottage will be Roxanne – Learn More –

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