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Thanks To The 2019-2020 ELP External Mentors

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AHIP extends special thanks to the external mentors who guided and supported ELP and ELP-MD candidates during 2019 and 2020. In sharing their expertise, they helped to foster leaders who are committed to health care’s future. For three decades, executive mentorship has been a distinguishing part the ELP experience.

This is the company you will be in when you join the ELP program as a mentor or Fellow. Learn more about the ELP community and the mentor’s role in guiding greater health.

Gail A. Baker, MS
Senior Vice President, Strategic Communications
Cambia Health Solutions
Anthony A. Barrueta, LLB
Senior Vice President, Government Relations
Kaiser Permanente
Romilla Batra, MD, MBA, CHIE
Chief Medical Officer
SCAN Health Plan
Lisa A. Brubaker, MHSA
Senior Vice President, Corporate Quality and Risk Adjustment
Centene Corporation
John B. Bulger, DO, MBA
Chief Medical Officer
Geisinger Health Plan
Joan Budden, MPA
Former President and Chief Executive Officer
Priority Health
Patrick T. Courneya, MD, CHIE
Chief Medical Officer
HealthPartners, Inc.
Michael W. Cropp, MD, MBA
President and Chief Executive Officer
Independent Health
David P. Crosby, MBA, CHIE
President and Chief Executive Officer
PreferredOne
Paul R. Crowley, MHA, CHIE
Senior Vice President and General Manager, Commercial Markets
Medica
Barbara A. Downs, RN, MBA
Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer
Capital District Physicians’ Health Plan
Ellen M. Duffield, FAHM, MBA, CHIE
Senior Vice President and Chief Operations Officer
Gateway Health
Peter C. Farrow
Chief Executive Officer and General Manager
Group Health Cooperative of Eau Claire
Brian Fellner, MS, CPA, CMA, CIA
Chief Financial Officer
Optum
Michael E. Frank, JD, CHIE
Senior Vice President, Tri-State Plans
Health Care Service Corporation
Andrea D. Gelzer, MD, MS, FACP
Senior Vice President, Medical Affairs
AmeriHealth Caritas Family of Companies
Michael Genord, MD, MBA, CHIE
President and Chief Executive Officer
Health Alliance Plan
Robert Gluckman, MD, MACP
Chief Medical Officer
Providence Health Plan
Angela Handa, CPF, CEBS, CHIE
National Sales Executive, Group Medicare
Humana Inc.
Joan B. Harvey, MBA
President, Care Coordination
Cigna Corporation
Mary Beth L. Jenkins, MBA
Senior Vice PResident and Chief Operating Officer
UPMC Health Plan
John G. Lovelace, MS
President, Government Programs and Individual Advantage Products
UPMC Health Plan
Anthony Marinello, MD, PhD, CHIE
Executive Vice President, Medical Affairs and Chief Medical Officer
Capital District Physicians’ Health Plan
Dawn C. Maroney
President, Markets
Alignment Healthcare
Jay S. Matushak
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota
Sandra E. McAnallen, MA
Senior Vice President, Clinical Affairs and Quality Performance
UPMC Health Plan
Debra Muller, MHA
Chief Executive Officer
Avera Health Plans and DAKOTACARE
Courtney Sullivan Murphy, MBA
Chief Operating Officer
Commonwealth Care Alliance
Mark Porter
Senior Vice President, Finance and Chief Accounting Officer
Tufts Health Plan
Kenneth Provencher, MBA
President and Chief Executive Officer
PacificSource Health Plans
James M. Repp, CHIE
President and Chief Operating Officer
AvMed Health Plans
Deborah Rice-Johnson
President
Highmark Inc.
Beth Roberts, MBA, CHIE
Senior Vice President, Commercial Business
Harvard Pilgrim Health Care
Rajeev Ronanki, MS
Senior Vice President and Chief Digital Officer
Anthem Blue Cross of California
Laurent Rotival, MS
Senior Vice President, Strategic Technology Solutions and Chief Information Officer
Cambia Health Solutions
Karyn Wills, MD, CHIE
Chief Medical Officer
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield Community Health Plan DC
Laura L. Zehm, CHE, MBA
CEO Aspire Health Plan and Senior Vice President and Chief Administrative Officer
Montage Health