Steve Fennel is currently the Director of Telecommunications Outreach at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kansas. In this role, Steve is responsible for the planning of initiatives that utilize advanced technology and telecommunications infrastructure in support of improving health care delivery and health education.

Before joining KU Medical Center in 2011, Steve led various strategic projects for a hospital in Topeka, Kansas as well as supported the launch of an online educational program in clinical ethics and health policy for a healthcare-related non-profit in Kansas City, Missouri. Prior to transitioning to the health care sector, Steve held a diverse range of positions at Sprint Nextel Corporation and AT&T.

Steve holds a Master of Health Services Administration degree from the University of Kansas School of Medicine and a Master of Business Administration degree from the University of Missouri – Kansas City.