Jay is the Chief Executive Officer of Wellvana Health and has spent his entire career growing healthcare organizations focused on the move to value-based care. Prior to joining Wellvana, Jay served as the Chief Development and Marketing officer for Anthem’s Diversified Business Group.
Prior to joining Anthem, Jay was a founding member and served as COO, Illinois Market President, and SVP of Business Development at Innovista Health Solutions, an early-stage healthcare management company supporting independent physicians’ ability to access, support, and manage value-based care.
Previous leadership roles include SVP of Business Development and Payer Sales at Care Team Connect, a software company acquired by The Advisory Board. Jay led Strategy and BD activities for Care Team Connect prior to becoming the VP of Payer Relations at The Advisory Board.
In addition to The Advisory Board and Care Team Connect, Jay brings almost 20 years of healthcare experience in technology, business and corporate development, operations and start-up experience while serving in various capacities at Availity, Health Care Service Corporation, BCBSIL, and Pegasystems.
Jay holds a Bachelors of Arts degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio, is supported by his amazing wife and three boys, and provides guidance to early stage healthcare startups.