2018 Speaking Faculty



Richard M. Celko
Richard M. Celko, DMD, MBA
Dental Director
UPMC Health Plan


Laura Finkelstein Chaise
Laura Finkelstein Chaise
Staff Vice President, Long Term Services and Supports
Centene Corporation


Terrence J. Cunningham
Terrence J. Cunningham
Chief Financial Officer, Finance Director
AmeriHealth Caritas DC


Judith Candice Davis
Judith Candice Davis
Divisional Vice President, Clinical Operations Government Programs
Health Care Service Corporation


Mohit M. Ghose
Mohit M. Ghose
Health Care Executive


Michael Heifetz
Michael Heifetz
Medicaid Director, Department of Health Services
State of Wisconsin


Eric C. Hunter
Eric C. Hunter
President and Chief Executive Officer
CareOregon


Josh Krintzman
Josh Krintzman, JD
Director, Government Relations
Commonwealth Care Alliance


Kelly Love
Kelly Love, JD
Senior Policy Analyst
Commonwealth Medicine—Center for Health Law and Economics


Leah M. Lozier
Leah M. Lozier, PhD
Social Science Analyst, Program Evaluation Division, Office of Policy Development and Research
Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD)


Jay Ludlam
Jay Ludlam, JD
Assistant Secretary for Medicaid Transformation, Division of Health Benefits, Department of Health and Human Services
North Carolina


Nick Macchione
Nick Macchione, FACHE
Agency Director
County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency


Cindy Mann
Cindy Mann
Partner, Healthcare
Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP


Elizabeth Matney
Elizabeth Matney
Bureau Chief, Managed Care Oversight and Supports, Department of Human Services Medicaid Division
Iowa


Marybeth McCaffrey
Marybeth McCaffrey, J.D.
Principal
Commonwealth Medicine—Center for Health Law and Economics


Andy McMahon
Andy McMahon
Vice President, Health and Human Services Policy
UnitedHealthcare Community & State


Shannon M. McMahon
Shannon M. McMahon, MPA
Executive Director, Medicaid Policy
Kaiser Permanente
Former Medicaid Director
Maryland


Jeff M. Myers
Jeff M. Myers
President and Chief Executive Officer
MHPA


Thomas Novak
Thomas Novak
Medicaid Interoperability Lead, Office of Policy
Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT


Randy Ricker
Randy Ricker
Vice President, MLTSS
Optima Health


Tony Rodgers
Tony Rodgers
Principal
Health Management Associates


Marisa Scala-Foley
Marisa Scala-Foley
Director, Office of Integration Care Innovations
U.S. Administration for Community Living


Claudia Schlosberg
Claudia Schlosberg, JD
Senior Deputy/State Medicaid Director
Department of Health Care Finance
Washington, D.C.


James Schuster
James Schuster, MD
Chief Medical Officer, Behavioral Health and Medicaid Services
UPMC Insurance Division


Robert Seifert
Robert Seifert, MPA
Principal
Commonwealth Medicine—Center for Health Law and Economics


Alexander Shekhdar
Alexander Shekhdar, JD, MHS
Vice President, Federal and State Policy
Medicaid Health Plans of America


June Simmons
June Simmons, MSW
President and Chief Executive Officer
Partners in Care Foundation


Thomas F. Wildsmith
Thomas F. Wildsmith, FSA, MAAA
Senior Manager, Public Policy
Aetna


Lori Wing-Heier
Lori Wing-Heier
Director, Division of Insurance
Alaska