Washington, D.C.

Nashville, TN


Jeff Smedsrud

by Rachad Davis

April 11, 2016

Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder

Jeff has built and grown health insurance marketing and business companies for over 20 years, and served as a healthcare reform advocate for much of his career. Jeff was one of the founders of the National Association of State Comprehensive Health Plans and helped sponsor programs to assist those denied health insurance for medical reasons. Prior to HealthCare.com, Jeff was Chief Marketing Strategy Officer and Senior Vice President of The IHC Group (NYSE:IHC), a publicly traded insurance holding company. He helped grow IHC’s fully insured division from $0 to nearly $300 million in revenue in seven years.

Jeff serves on many non-profit healthcare boards, including the Coalition of Affordable Health Coverage. Jeff is an active runner and one of only 200 individuals to run a marathon on all seven continents. Jeff is also a cancer survivor, charity activist and motivational speaker, residing in Minneapolis.