Branden Barkema

Partner & Coach
Branden Barkema has been a partner with LeaderWork since 2014, coaching and leading classes in the What Leader Do series that has trained over 300 leaders in West Michigan. Branden has nearly 20 years of healthcare related experience, including 15+ years in leadership roles.
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Branden is currently the Chief Revenue Cycle Officer at MedEvolve, a medical revenue cycle intelligence company. Prior to MedEvolve, he held senior leadership positions in both medical group specialty practices and the corporate health system space in both Florida and Michigan. Branden has extensive background in medical group practice & health system operations and planning. He has a passion for developing leaders, and he is dedicated to building strong teams and helping them connect with the purpose of their work.


Branden holds a Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree from Northwood University (MI) and a Bachelor of Arts (BA) degree in Health Care Administration and Management from Central Michigan University.