Speaker Biography
Charles (Chad) Pomeroy
Vice President, eBusiness and Consumer Innovation
WellPoint
 
Chad Pomeroy, VP Consumer Innovation. Chad is responsible for consumer innovation throughout WellPoint, the nation’s largest health benefits company. Under his direction, the innovation team has demonstrated a capacity to create, test and bring new ideas to market quickly, allowing WellPoint to maintain its position as the leader in the rapidly evolving health plan industry. Before leading the innovation team, Chad was chief technology officer for Lumenos, one of the pioneers of consumer-driven health plans. His responsibilities included strategic direction of Lumenos’ award-winning online health site for consumers to manage their health and health expenses; a proprietary claims payment solution designed specifically for Health Reimbursement Accounts and Health Savings Accounts; and a centralized data warehouse.

Chad previously worked for the Congressional Quarterly, Inc., a provider of information on government, politics and public policy, where he was responsible for electronic product and application development. Prior to joining Congressional Quarterly, Chad was assistant vice president of information technology at the National Committee for Quality Assurance where he was responsible for the development of HEDIS data collection and accreditation supporting systems. Before that, he directed the development of custom financial systems as finance systems manager at the National Rural Utilities Cooperative Finance Corporation. Chad began his career at Anderson Consulting.