About Brian Klepper Brian Klepper, PhD is Principal of Worksite Health Advisors and a nationally prominent health care analyst and commentator. He speaks, writes and advises extensively on high performance health care, primary care clinics and the management of clinical and financial risk. A purchaser advocate, he has focused on the market
About Sally Rodriguez Ms. Rodriguez oversees HCCI’s research and product portfolios to create impactful offerings in support of its mission. Prior to joining HCCI, Ms. Rodriguez served in a variety of healthcare research, consulting and product development roles, most recently leading product development for Avalere Health and previously conducting research with
About Liz Mariner-Ford Liz brings to Risk Strategies over 25+ years of insurance and reinsurance experience. She is skilled in health, life, disability, the worksite market and a wide range of accident products, on both a group and individual basis. Well known for her talent in advising and collaborating with clients
About James Millaway: Jim Millaway is a co-founder and CEO at The Zero Card, Inc. He has an extensive background in employer-sponsored health coverage with a career spanning positions at the largest integrated health system in Oklahoma, a regional HMO carrier, and as a partner in a large, independent brokerage and
About Jonathan Wiesen, MD: Dr. Jonathan Wiesen is a Pulmonary and Critical Care physician passionate about clinical medicine, innovation and medical technology. Dr. Wiesen graduated from the Albert Einstein College of Medicine with distinction in research and completed his training in internal medicine and pulmonary/critical care at the Cleveland Clinic, where he earned an advanced teaching
About Dr. Reza Mirali Dr. Mirali holds board certification in general surgery as well as plastic surgery. He has completed 13 years of medical education, residency and fellowship. He has been in academic plastic surgery practice (3 years) and clinical plastic surgery practice (10 years). He has obtained his MBA in medical management services from
About the Honorable David J. Shulkin, MD The Honorable Dr. David J. Shulkin was the ninth Secretary of the US Department of Veterans Affairs. Nominated by President Trump to serve in his Cabinet, Secretary Shulkin was confirmed by the US Senate by a vote of 100-0. Secretary Shulkin previously served as Under Secretary
About RD Whitney With 29 years in leadership at 15 companies building professional communities in 23 industries, I am putting my skills, passions and networking connections to work in a venture that can truly make a difference in the nation’s competitiveness and in people’s lives. Warren Buffett called heath care the “tapeworm” of the US economy.
About Lawrence Thompson With 40 years of success in the benefit industry, Mr. Thompson provides guidance and expertise for every engagement. His knowledge of administration, technology, compliance, plan design, reinsurance and the market make him a critical resource for our clients. Mr. Thompson has worked for major insurance carriers, the Blues, TPA’s and technology companies.
About Katelyn O’Shaughnessy Katelyn O’Shaughnessy is an award-winning travel agent and entrepreneur who created travel companies, TripScope and Doctours. Featured on Forbes’ 2016 30 Under 30 list, Katelyn O’Shaughnessy is the CEO & Founder of the medical tourism company, Doctours. Driven by the current climate of the U.S. healthcare system, Katelyn has utilized her expertise in