Lilly Stamets
Principal, Premier Retail Consulting, San Francisco, California

Lilly Stamets is the principal of Premier Retail Consulting (PRC). PRC was created in 1995 to fill the requests of small and medium size specialty retailers for professional retail consulting. Lilly specializes in retail start up- and turn-arounds in the healthcare, museum and university bookstores. 

She has run the retail services of three San Francisco Bay Area hospital gift stores. Most recently, she was the manager of gift stores at UCSF Medical Center.

Prior to joining UCSF Medical Center, she was the manager of gift galleries for Kaiser Permanente Santa Clara Medical Center and served as the retail services manager for the El Camino Hospital retail stores.

She brings a wealth of experience in both specialty retail and corporate events to the hospital retail industry. Lilly earned a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Textiles and Clothing from Ohio State University and a Certification in Meeting Planning from San Francisco State University.

Lilly serves as the “subject matter expert” (SME) for hospital gift shop members of California Association of Hospitals and Health Systems (CAHHS). She is a member of Association for Healthcare Volunteer Resource Professionals (AHVRP) where she served on the retail committee. She is a popular speaker at industry conferences and educational institutions.