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Board of Directors



Elie Azrak, MD
Representing St. Louis Metro Medical Society, SSM Health


Jim Boyman
Market President, Aetna


Linda Brady (Member-at-Large)
Healthcare Strategy and Policy, The Boeing Company


Shane Cerone
President and Chief Executive Office, St. Luke's Hospital


Dave Cook
President, United Food Workers, Local 655


Julie Davidson
Chief Financial Officer, UnitedHealthcare of Missouri and Kansas
Matt Edwards
DVP, Healthcare Transformation, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City


Tom Hastings, MD 
Primary Care Physician, Esse Health 


Matthew Herzberg (Immediate Past Chair)
Managing Partner and Co-Founder, Principled Transformation


Jeff Karrenbrock (Chair)
Senior Director, Business Development, Core & Main, LP


Ron Laudel 
Benefit Plans Administrator, Carpenters’ Benefit Plans


John Lyday
Senior Vice President, Human Resources, Bunzl


Kirk Mathews 
Chief Transformation Officer, MO HealthNet


J.C. McWilliams
Vice President of Managed Care, BJC HealthCare


Frank Monahan
Market President, MidAmerica Markets, Cigna of St. Louis & Cigna HealthCare of KS/MO


Chad Moore
Vice President, Strategic Partnerships & Network Operations, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City


Judith Muck
Executive Director, Missouri Consolidated Health Care Plan


Beverly Propst (Vice Chair/Treasurer)
Senior Vice President of Human Resources, Graybar Electric Company, Inc.


Chad Sackman
Chief Operating Officer, Signature Medical Group
Christopher Schlanger, MD
Clinical Leader, Digital and Population Health, Mercy Virtual Care Center


Timothy Sutter
Senior Director, Benefits, Payroll and Risk Management, Caleres


Don Tran, MD
President, SSM Medical Group


Stephanie Vojicic
President, Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield


John Ziegler (Member-at-Large)
Senior Vice President & Chief Administrative Officer, Arch Resources, Inc.