Board of Directors

palmieri801 Christopher D. Palmieri
Commonwealth Care Alliance
Leanne Berge
Vice Chair
Community Health Plan of Washington
Kathy Pettway
Priority Partners
Eric Hunter
Michael Schrader
Medicaid Policy Committee Chair
Health Plan of San Joaquin
Mark Rakowski
Quality and Operations Committee Chair
Children’s Community Health Plan
Hany Abdelaal
Medicare and MLTSS Committee Chair

Peter Marino
Marketplace Policy Committee Chair
Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island
Chad Westover
Strategic Communications Committee Chair
University of Utah Health Plans
Andrea Gelzer
AmeriHealth Caritas
Linda Hines
Virginia Premier Health Plan
Trey Sutten
Cardinal Innovations Healthcare
Doug Wirth
Amida Care
80_john_lovelace1    John Lovelace
Former Chair
UPMC for You


Membership Council

Michael Murphy, Chief Executive Officer
Affinity Health Plan, Bronx, N.Y.

Scott Coffin, Chief Executive Officer
Alameda Alliance for Health, Alameda, Calif.

Rob Robinson, Chief Executive Officer
Alliance Health, Morrisville, N.C.

Francoise Culley-Trotman, Chief Executive Officer
AlohaCare, Honolulu

Dr. Andrea Gelzer, SVP, Corporate Chief Medical Officer
AmeriHealth Caritas, Harrisburg, Pa.

Doug Wirth, Chief Executive Officer
Amida Care, New York City

James Stringham, Chief Executive Officer
Banner University Health Plans, Tucson, Ariz.

Heather Thiltgen, Chief Executive Officer
Boston Medical Center HealthNet Plan, Boston

Richard Sanchez, Chief Executive Officer
CalOptima, Orange, Calif.

Trey Sutten, Chief Executive Officer
Cardinal Innovations Healthcare, Charlotte, N.C.

Eric C. Hunter, Chief Executive Officer
CareOregon, Portland, Ore.

Taira Kelley, Vice President, Corporate Social Responsibility
CareSource, Dayton, Ohio

Bob Freeman, Chief Executive Officer
CenCal Health, Santa Barbara, Calif.

Stephanie Sonnenshine, Chief Executive Officer
Central California Alliance For Health, Santa Cruz, Calif.

Mark Rakowski, Chief Operating Officer
Children’s Community Health Plan, Milwaukee

Chris Palmieri, President and Chief Executive Officer
Commonwealth Care Alliance, Boston

Jessica Lerner, President and Chief Executive Officer
Community Care Plan, Pembroke Pines, Fla.

Theresa Scepanski, President and Chief Executive Officer
Community First Health Plans, San Antonio, Texas

Lisa Wright, Chief Executive Officer
Community Health Choice, Houston

Norma Diaz, Chief Executive Officer
Community Health Group, Chula Vista, Calif.

Sylvia Kelly, President and Chief Executive Officer
Community Health Network of Connecticut, Wallingford, Conn.

Leanne Berge, Chief Executive Officer
Community Health Plan of Washington, Seattle

Karen Love, Chief Executive Officer
Cook Children’s Health Plan, Fort Worth, Texas

Aaron Galeener, Chief Executive Officer
CountyCare, Chicago

Greg McCarthy, Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer
Denver Health Medical Plan, Denver

Craig Smith, Chief Executive Officer
Driscoll Children’s Health Plan, Corpus Christi, Texas

David Wagner, Chief Operating Officer
Elderplan Homefirst (MJHS), Brooklyn, N.Y.

Frank Dominguez, Chief Executive Officer
El Paso Health, El Paso, Texas

Tony Solem, Vice President, Medicaid; HealthChoices Executive Director
Gateway Health, Pittsburgh

David Weader, Assoc. Chief Legal Officer
Geisinger Health Plan, Danville, Pa.

Margaret Tatar, Chief Executive Officer
Gold Coast Health Plan, Camarillo, Calif.

Yoel Bernath, Executive Director
Hamaspik Choice, Monsey, N.Y.

Kearline Jones, V.P. Gov’t. Relations and Compliance
Health Partners Plans, Philadelphia

Michael Schrader, Chief Executive Officer
Health Plan of San Joaquin, French Camp, Calif.

Maya Altman, Chief Executive Officer
Health Plan of San Mateo, South San Francisco, Calif.

Anna Dunn, President
Health Services for Children with Special Needs, Inc., Washington

Anne Kanyusik Yoakum, Chief Executive Officer
Hennepin Health, Minneapolis

Sankar Sewnauth, President and Chief Executive Officer
iCircle Care, Central New York

Jarrod McNaughton, Chief Executive Officer
Inland Empire Health Plan, San Bernardino, Calif.

Doug Hayward, Chief Executive Officer
Kern Family Health Care, Bakersfield, Calif.

Cherie Compartore, Senior Director, Government Affairs
L.A. Care Health Plan, Los Angeles

Cynthia Demarest, Chief Executive Officer
Maryland Physicians Care, Linthicum Heights, Md.

Jessica Cromer, Chief Executive Officer
MDwise, Indianapolis

Maria Ledger, Chief Executive Officer
My Choice Wisconsin, Wauwatosa, Wisc.

Cheryl Manna, Chief Operating Officer
Nascentia Health, Syracuse, N.Y.

Peter Marino, Chief Executive Officer
Neighborhood Health Plan of Rhode Island, Providence, R.I.

John Wendling, Chief Executive Officer
Parkland Community Health Plan, Dallas

Rhett Melton, Chief Executive Officer
Partners Health Management, Gastonia, N.C.

Elizabeth Gibboney, Chief Executive Officer
Partnership HealthPlan of California, Fairfield, Calif.

Kathy Pettway, Senior Director
Priority Partners, Glen Burnie, Md.

John Grgurina, Chief Executive Officer
San Francisco Health Plan, San Francisco

Christine Tomcala, Chief Executive Officer
Santa Clara Family Health Plan, Campbell, Calif.

Leota Lind, Chief Executive Officer
South Country Health Alliance, Owatonna, Minn.

Bradley Casemore, Chief Executive Officer
Southwest Michigan Behavioral Health, Portage, Mich.

Richelle Fleischer, President
Texas Children’s Health Plan, Houston

Leza Wainwright, CEO
Trillium Health Resources, Greenville, N.C.

Chad Westover, Chief Executive Officer
University of Utah Health Plans, Murray, Utah

John Lovelace, President
UPMC for You, Pittsburgh

Emma DeVito, Chief Executive Officer
VillageCareMAX, New York City

Linda Hines, Medicaid Plan President
Virginia Premier Health Plan, Richmond, Va.

Hany Abdelaal, President
VNSNY CHOICE Health Plans, New York City


ACAP Partner Plans

Salliann Alborn, Chief Executive Officer
Maryland Community Health Systems, Glen Burnie, Md.

Kevin Lewis, President and CEO
Community Health Options, Lewiston, Maine

Richard Miltenberger, Chief Executive Officer
Mountain Health Co-Op, Helena, Mont.

Wesley Durkalski, President and CEO
Sendero Health Plans, Austin, Texas

Cathy Mahaffey, Chief Executive Officer
Common Ground Healthcare Cooperative, Brookfield, Wisc.