2018 Speaking Faculty



Prevention & Well-Being Track Speakers


Seema Verma
Seema Verma
15th Administrator
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)


Nebeyou Abebe
Nebeyou Abebe, MA, PMP
Vice President, Health & Well-Being
Sodexo


Robert E. Andrews
Robert E. Andrews
Chief Executive Officer
Health Transformation Alliance
former Chairman of the HELP Subcommittee of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce
US House of Representatives


Alex M. Azar II
Alex M. Azar II
Secretary
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)


Ashley Bacot
Ashley Bacot
President
ProvInsure Inc.;
Director, Risk Management
Rosen Hotels & Resorts


Todd Bisping
Todd Bisping
Global Benefits Manager
Caterpillar


Brooke Brownlow
Brooke Brownlow
Group Vice President, Total Rewards
H-E-B


Siobhan Bulfin
Siobhan Bulfin
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Melon Health


Dave Chase
Dave Chase
Institute CEO and Group Cofounder, Health Rosetta; Author: The CEO’s Guide to Restoring the American Dream


Susan DeLong
Susan DeLong
Assistant Superintendent, Personnel
Tippecanoe School Corporation


Neil Goldfarb
Neil Goldfarb
President and Chief Executive Officer
Greater Philadelphia Business Coalition on Health


David Lansky
David Lansky
President and Chief Executive Officer
Pacific Business Group on Health (PBGH)


John Mackey
John Mackey
co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Whole Foods Market; Author, The Whole Foods Diet: The Lifesaving Plan for Health and Longevity; Founder, Whole Planet Foundation


Joseph Marullo
Joseph Marullo
Director, Operations and Strategic Analytics
Restore Health


Jason Morgan
Jason Morgan
Senior Manager, Health and Well-Being
Mars, Inc.


Ryan Olohan
Ryan Olohan
Managing Director, Healthcare
Google Inc.


Thomas E. Price
Thomas E. Price, MD
Former Secretary
Health and Human Services (HHS)


Harris Rosen
Harris Rosen
Founder and President
Rosen Hotels & Resorts


Ryan Sledge
Ryan Sledge
Director, Corporate Wellness Operations, Employer Services
OhioHealth


G. Keith Smith
G. Keith Smith, MD
Co-founder
The Surgery Center of Oklahoma


Richard Sutton
Richard Sutton
Employee Benefits Consultant
RE Sutton & Associates


Julie Wilkes
Julie Wilkes
North American Wellness Lead
Accenture


Jacquelyn Sharp Womble
Jacquelyn Sharp Womble
Senior Manager, Health and Well-Being
Sodexo North America


Employer Direct Contracting Track Speakers


Seema Verma
Seema Verma
15th Administrator
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)


Robert E. Andrews
Robert E. Andrews
Chief Executive Officer
Health Transformation Alliance
former Chairman of the HELP Subcommittee of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce
US House of Representatives


Alex M. Azar II
Alex M. Azar II
Secretary
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)


Ashley Bacot
Ashley Bacot
President
ProvInsure Inc.;
Director, Risk Management
Rosen Hotels & Resorts


Marilyn Bartlett
Marilyn Bartlett
Administrator, Health Care and Benefits Division
State of Montana


Leah Binder
Leah Binder
President and Chief Executive Officer
The Leapfrog Group


Todd Bisping
Todd Bisping
Global Benefits Manager
Caterpillar


Dave Chase
Dave Chase
Institute CEO and Group Cofounder, Health Rosetta; Author: The CEO’s Guide to Restoring the American Dream


Ron Dewsnup
Ron Dewsnup
President and General Manager
Allegiance


Paul Fronstin
Paul Fronstin
Director, Health Research and Education Program
Employee Benefits Research Institute (EBRI)


Diana Han
Diana Han, MD
Chief Medical Officer
G.E. Appliances, a Haier Company


David Henka
David Henka
President and Chief Executive Officer
ActiveRADAR


Brian Klepper
Brian Klepper, PhD
Principal
Worksite Health Advisors


David Lansky
David Lansky
President and Chief Executive Officer
Pacific Business Group on Health (PBGH)


Kim Lobato
Kim Lobato
Area Vice President
Arthur J. Gallagher & Co.


John Mackey
John Mackey
co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Whole Foods Market; Author, The Whole Foods Diet: The Lifesaving Plan for Health and Longevity; Founder, Whole Planet Foundation


Angela Mitchell
Angela Mitchell
Leader, US Health Care Delivery
Intel Corporation


Ryan Olohan
Ryan Olohan
Managing Director, Healthcare
Google Inc.


Marcus Osborne
Marcus Osborne
Vice President, Health & Wellness Transformation
Walmart


Martin Otto
Martin Otto
Current Board of Director and Former Chairman National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS);
Chief Operating Officer
H-E-B


Thomas E. Price
Thomas E. Price, MD
Former Secretary
Health and Human Services (HHS)


Jean Reed
Jean Reed
Owner
Impact Consulting, LLC


Harris Rosen
Harris Rosen
Founder and President
Rosen Hotels & Resorts


Olivia Ross
Olivia Ross
Associate Director, Employers Centers of Excellence Network (ECEN)
Pacific Business Group on Health (PBGH)


William Slocum
William Slocum
Executive Vice President
ESurgeries.com


G. Keith Smith
G. Keith Smith, MD
Co-founder
The Surgery Center of Oklahoma


Michael Thompson
Michael Thompson
President and Chief Executive Officer
National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions


Self-Insured Track Speakers


Seema Verma
Seema Verma
15th Administrator
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)


Robert E. Andrews
Robert E. Andrews
Chief Executive Officer
Health Transformation Alliance
former Chairman of the HELP Subcommittee of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce
US House of Representatives


Alex M. Azar II
Alex M. Azar II
Secretary
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)


Marilyn Bartlett
Marilyn Bartlett
Administrator, Health Care and Benefits Division
State of Montana


David Contorno
David Contorno
President
Lake Norman Benefits


Ron Dewsnup
Ron Dewsnup
President and General Manager
Allegiance


Vincent Esposito
Vincent Esposito
Chief Strategy and Business Development Officer
BuffCo Holdings


Gregory S. Everett
Gregory S. Everett
President and Chief Executive Officer
Payer Compass


Brian Klepper
Brian Klepper, PhD
Principal
Worksite Health Advisors


David Lansky
David Lansky
President and Chief Executive Officer
Pacific Business Group on Health (PBGH)


Lee Lewis
Lee Lewis
Area Vice President and Managing Director, Innovation Lab Practice
Arthur J. Gallagher


Josh Luke
Dr. Josh Luke, PhD
Healthcare Futurist; Faculty, University of Southern California;
Contributor, Forbes; Author, Health-Wealth: Is Healthcare Bankrupting Your Business? 9 Steps to Financial Recovery


John Mackey
John Mackey
co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Whole Foods Market; Author, The Whole Foods Diet: The Lifesaving Plan for Health and Longevity; Founder, Whole Planet Foundation


S. Paul Mackey
S. Paul Mackey
Vice President, Employee Health and Benefits
Alliance Coal, LLC


Valerie Maziarz
Valerie Maziarz
Vice President, Human Resources
SavATree


Ryan Olohan
Ryan Olohan
Managing Director, Healthcare
Google Inc.


Martin Otto
Martin Otto
Current Board of Director and Former Chairman National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS);
Chief Operating Officer
H-E-B


Thomas E. Price
Thomas E. Price, MD
Former Secretary
Health and Human Services (HHS)


Sarah Redgrave
Sarah Redgrave
Vice President, Total Rewards
KinderCare Education


Harris Rosen
Harris Rosen
Founder and President
Rosen Hotels & Resorts


Adam Russo
Adam Russo, Esq.
Co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer
The Phia Group


G. Keith Smith
G. Keith Smith, MD
Co-founder
The Surgery Center of Oklahoma


Richard Sutton
Richard Sutton
Employee Benefits Consultant
RE Sutton & Associates


Worksite Clinics Track Speakers


Seema Verma
Seema Verma
15th Administrator
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)


Gale Adcock
Gale Adcock, RN, FNP
Chief Health Officer
SAS Institute


Robert E. Andrews
Robert E. Andrews
Chief Executive Officer
Health Transformation Alliance
former Chairman of the HELP Subcommittee of the House Committee on Education and the Workforce
US House of Representatives


Alex M. Azar II
Alex M. Azar II
Secretary
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)


Ashley Bacot
Ashley Bacot
President
ProvInsure Inc.;
Director, Risk Management
Rosen Hotels & Resorts


Dave Beech
Dave Beech
Director, Health Management
Trion


Dave Chase
Dave Chase
Institute CEO and Group Cofounder, Health Rosetta; Author: The CEO’s Guide to Restoring the American Dream


Lisa Cummings
Lisa Cummings
Director, Total Rewards
Chesapeake Energy Corporation


Brian Klepper
Brian Klepper, PhD
Principal
Worksite Health Advisors


David Lansky
David Lansky
President and Chief Executive Officer
Pacific Business Group on Health (PBGH)


John Mackey
John Mackey
co-Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Whole Foods Market; Author, The Whole Foods Diet: The Lifesaving Plan for Health and Longevity; Founder, Whole Planet Foundation


Ryan Olohan
Ryan Olohan
Managing Director, Healthcare
Google Inc.


Martin Otto
Martin Otto
Current Board of Director and Former Chairman National Association of Chain Drug Stores (NACDS);
Chief Operating Officer
H-E-B


Mindy Pierce
Mindy Pierce
Director Health & Well-Being
Adventist Healthcare LifeWork Strategies


Thomas E. Price
Thomas E. Price, MD
Former Secretary
Health and Human Services (HHS)


Harris Rosen
Harris Rosen
Founder and President
Rosen Hotels & Resorts


Jennifer Sargent
Jennifer Sargent
Chief Revenue Officer
Vera Whole Health


G. Keith Smith
G. Keith Smith, MD
Co-founder
The Surgery Center of Oklahoma


Nicole B. Stec
Nicole B. Stec, MBA
Employee Health and Wellness Manager
City of Mesa


Stuart Sutley
Stuart Sutley
Corporate Health Advisor
Johns Hopkins Medicine


Suzanne Webb
Suzanne Webb
Founder and Chief Executive Officer
Esurgeries.com


Benefits Adviser Leadership Track Speakers


Seema Verma
Seema Verma
15th Administrator
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)


Spencer Allen
Spencer Allen
Vice President and Employee Benefits Practice Leader
Insurance Office of America (IOA)


Deb Ault
Deb Ault
Founder & President
Ault International Medical Management


Alex M. Azar II
Alex M. Azar II
Secretary
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)


Ashley Bacot
Ashley Bacot
President
ProvInsure Inc.;
Director, Risk Management
Rosen Hotels & Resorts


Gary Becker
Gary Becker
President
ScriptSourcing


Gary Bender
Gary Bender
Chief Financial Officer
SISD Inc.


Howard Danzig
Howard Danzig
President
Employers Committed to Control Health Insurance Costs (ECCHIC)


Gary Everling
Gary Everling
Vice President and Chief Strategy Officer
Hendricks Regional Health


Jeff Fox
Jeff Fox
Principal & Benefits Practice Leader
HJ Spier


Tom Garner
Tom Garner
Executive Vice President, Operations & Network Development
SkyMedicus Inc.


Karen Gast
Karen Gast
Owner
K2 Benefits


Bob Gearhart, Jr.
Bob Gearhart, Jr.
Partner
DCW Group


Bill Geraci
Bill Geraci
President
MAGIC Health Insurance Solutions


Will Glaros
Will Glaros
Managing Partner
Meyers Glaros Group


Nelson L. Griswold
Nelson L. Griswold
President, Bottom Line Solutions, Inc.; Author, DO or DIE: Reinventing Your Benefits Agency for Post-Reform Success


Troy Hanratty
Troy Hanratty
President and Co-Founder
Health 180


Ben Krambeck
Ben Krambeck
Chief Executive Officer
ClaimDOC


Craig Lack
Craig Lack
President
ENERGI


David Lansky
David Lansky
President and Chief Executive Officer
Pacific Business Group on Health (PBGH)


Deke Lape
Deke Lape
Principal
Mitchell Insurance, Inc.


Andy Neary
Andy Neary
Healthcare Strategist
The Olson Group


Ryan Olohan
Ryan Olohan
Managing Director, Healthcare
Google Inc.


Tim Olson
Tim Olson
President and Managing Partner
The Olson Group


Sanjay Prasad
Sanjay Prasad
Chief Executive Officer
SurgiPrice


Thomas E. Price
Thomas E. Price, MD
Former Secretary
Health and Human Services (HHS)


Derek Rine
Derek Rine
Vice President & Benefits Practice Leader
David Rine Insurance


Mick Rodgers
Mick Rodgers
Principal and Managing Partner
Axial Benefits Group


Harris Rosen
Harris Rosen
Founder and President
Rosen Hotels & Resorts


Ziad Rubaie
Ziad Rubaie
Senior Vice President, Sales
LDI Integrated Pharmacy Services


John Sbrocco
John Sbrocco
Founder
Questige Consulting


Carl Schuessler, Jr.
Carl Schuessler, Jr.
Managing Principal
BenefitStrategies LLC


G. Keith Smith
G. Keith Smith, MD
Co-founder
The Surgery Center of Oklahoma


Tom Stautberg
Tom Stautberg
Principal
Stautberg Benefit Advisors


Dan Thompson
Dan Thompson
Partner
Gulfshore Insurance


Brian Tolbert
Brian Tolbert
Principal & Benefits Practice Leader
Bernard Health


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Scott Wood
Partner
Benefit Commerce Group


Corporate Health-Risk Innovation Track Speakers


Seema Verma
Seema Verma
15th Administrator
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS)


Josh Ayers
Josh Ayers
Managing Director
BDO USA, LLP


Alex M. Azar II
Alex M. Azar II
Secretary
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS)


Ashley Bacot
Ashley Bacot
President
ProvInsure Inc.;
Director, Risk Management
Rosen Hotels & Resorts


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Don Barbuto
Equity Partner
Centurion Benefits


Ray Bowman
Ray Bowman
Senior Vice President, Talent & Development
MarineMax


Jeff Crouse
Jeff Crouse
Superintendent
Charlevoix-Emmet Intermediate School District


Brian Flowerday
Brian Flowerday
Chief Administrator, Employee Benefit Services
SET SEG


Bernie Heer
Bernie Heer
Strategist, Ally, Advocate
Frenkel Benefits


Bev Helkey
Bev Helkey
Executive Director
Employers Healthcare Coalition


George Kelly
George Kelly
National Manager, Business Markets
Cancer Treatment Centers of America


Steve Kelly
Steve Kelly
Chief Executive Officer
ELAP Services


Bill Lacy
Bill Lacy
President and Chief Executive Officer
ACHRM


Harris Rosen
Harris Rosen
Founder and President
Rosen Hotels & Resorts


Timothy J. Smith
Dr. Timothy J. Smith, Ph.D.
Associate Director of Business Intelligence
Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research


Flip Steinour
Flip Steinour
Director of Human Resources
Lancaster-Lebanon Intermediate Unit# 13


David West
David West
Director, Corporate Development
Group & Pension Administrators, Inc.