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About Davita Redwoods Leadership Development Program

The Summer Associate Program is a ten week summer internship for MBA students between their first and second years of school. As a Redwoods Summer Associate you will lead a project and work with senior management in one of a variety of operational and strategic initiatives that have company-wide impact in the US and internationally. You will assume accountability and ownership for a project, often traveling nationwide and/or internationally for your work. In addition, you will meet with teammates across the business to learn about a variety of opportunities available as a Resident.

Summer Associates participate in:

  • "Academy" (DaVita teammate orientation focused on team building and leadership development)
  • Visit to key DaVita business offices
  • Weekly executive sessions
  • Social Events with peer level mentors
  • Various executive level meetings including:
    • Operational Reviews in the Field
    • CEO & COO check-in with Summer Associates
    • Earnings Call debrief with VP of finance and finance team

Qualifications/Skill Requirements (No health care background required):

  • Outstanding leadership skills
  • Excellent teamwork abilities and emotional intelligence
  • Demonstrated project management experience
  • Strong analytical/financial competencies
  • Ability to analyze short and long term needs
  • Demonstrated persuasive communication skills
  • Passion for DaVita‚Äôs mission and values
  • Prior management consulting experience a plus
Davita Redwoods Leadership Development Program

Redwoods Leadership Development Program
DaVita Healthcare Partners, Inc.
2000 16th Street
Denver, CO 80202


Number of Interns: 21 to 50
Compensation/Benefits: Paid
Duration: 6 to 12 weeks
Academic Level: Business School Students


Denver, CO