Michelle Torkelson

Tricia Sickmann

Tricia Sickmann joined vRad in July 2007 and serves as the Vice President of Human Resources & Medical Services, responsible for the strategic and tactical aspects of Human Resources and Medical Services. She is responsible for all aspects of developing strategic initiatives to promote human capital, corporate culture, communication, organizational effectiveness, team member relations, compensation, leadership and professional development for our (350+ radiologists and 270 team members). She was an active leader in the people integration aspects of vRad’s NightHawk and Alliance acquisitions.


Prior to joining vRad, Tricia served as the head of Human Resources at America’s PPO, an innovator in consumer driven healthcare plans and network flexibility. At America’s PPO, she was an operational leader in sub organizations including, America’s TPA, payer of healthcare claims, HealthEZ— an electronic payment option for healthcare bills—and Medtor, independent medical exams.


Tricia holds a Bachelor’s degree in business with a concentration in human resources from the University of Minnesota Duluth and studied abroad at the University of Birmingham, England.