VILLAGEMD LEADERSHIP: EXPERTISE AT WORK

 

DEDICATED TO BUILDING A BETTER HEALTH CARE SYSTEM WITH PRIMARY CARE AT THE CENTER

 

BRENT ASPLIN, MD

Chief Operating Officer

As a physician and administrator, Brent has dedicated his career to improving people’s lives. He has held leadership positions at Mercy Health, Fairview Health Services, as well as the Department of Emergency Medicine at the Mayo Clinic.  Brent is an avid runner who enjoys watching his son’s soccer games and traveling with his family, especially to visit his daughters.

TIM BARRY

Co-Founder and CEO

Tim has spent his career creating and providing solutions to help providers bring a different level of care and support to their patients in a variety of experiences including running an IPA, a $3B Medicare Advantage plan, and a Population Health business. His favorite part about coming to work is spending time with the physician partners at the center of our model, and seeing where real health care change happens. Outside of work, you can often find Tim at one of his children’s events and enjoying time with his wife and kids.

 

TOM BUCHANAN

Market President, New Hampshire

Tom has over thirty-five years of hospital and practice administration experience in New Hampshire. For the past 17 years, he has served as the Chief Executive Officer of Derry Medical Center P.A. Over his tenure, he has developed positive relationships with physicians, hospitals, payors, and patients in the community. Tom believes that exceptional health care starts with a strong primary care focus. Outside of work Tom is an avid angler, and loves to spend time with his two daughters – especially when they all go fishing.

JENNIFER CLAIR

Vice President, Analytics

Jen Clair works closely with providers and clinical thought leaders to develop analytic solutions that support primary care practice growth, innovation, and outcomes delivery. She has over 15 years of experience in developing population health focused analytic tools, and previously lead a large analytics function at Anthem responsible for the development of data driven models to support provider payment, care management, risk adjustment and consumer health. Outside of work, you can find Jen outdoors with her family.

ANDREW CROOK

Senior Vice President, Business Development

Andrew has spent the better part of 20 years in health care, building partnerships with solo practitioners, integrated delivery networks, and payors.  His experience includes revenue cycle management, patient engagement in chronic care management programs, and development of some early principals for successful value-based care models. Andrew has held leadership positions with Accretive Health (now R1), OptumHealth, and Stockamp & Associates (now Huron). Outside of work, Andrew enjoys building model rockets with his son, dancing with his daughter, and laughing with his wife.

BILL FALCONER

Senior Vice President, Funds Flow

Bill has two decades of experience in health systems operations and revenue cycle management at both Stockamp & Associates/Huron and Accretive Health. He loves building high performance teams and driving our health care system toward more efficient and higher quality care. An avid fisherman, Bill also loves tying flies, building custom fishing rods, and performing live acoustic music on his guitar.

CLIVE FIELDS, MD

Co-Founder and Chief Medical Officer

Clive has been spearheading value-based care at VillageMD’s flagship practice, Village Family Practice, since the early 1990’s. Dr. Clive Fields is president of Village Family Practice, a Houston-based practice with a team of more than 40 clinicians that is recognized by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services for its quality of care. In 2013, Dr. Fields parlayed his expertise as both a clinician and physician executive to co-found VillageMD. Dr. Fields is an avid golfer, reader and enjoys family time with his wife and 3 children.

ALLAN GREENBERG

Senior Vice President

Allan has spent his career driving operational improvements and working with providers to deliver more efficient and higher quality care to patients, particularly in leadership roles at Aetna and as President and CEO at Harvard Pilgrim Health Care. Allan is an avid traveler and is always up for adventures in new places with his family.

JANE MAY

Vice President and General Manager, New Hampshire

MIKE LERNER

Vice President, Value Performance

Mike has spent over a decade working in population health and value based care delivery for health plans, large integrated delivery systems, and directly with independent primary care providers. Throughout his career, Mike has supported development at companies like Evolent Health and OptumHealth.

ROSS LEVINE

Chief Financial Officer

Ross has spent his career partnering with high-growth healthcare technology and services companies, as well as growth-oriented companies in other industries. Before joining VillageMD, Ross focused on the development and implementation of clinical, operational, and analytical solutions that enabled physicians to shift toward value-based care as a member of Accretive Health’s Population Health division, in addition to previous roles in investment banking and consulting. After living in various corners of the United States, Ross currently enjoys Chicago with his wife, children, and their Golden Retriever.

HAZEL MANZANO, MD

Vice President, Product Development

Hazel was an Internal Medicine physician in private practice in Chicago for more than a decade. As a practicing physician, she understands the value of providing comprehensive and coordinated care to patients. She uses her clinical experience as she helps develop care coordination, chronic condition management, and appropriate utilization solutions at VillageMD. Outside of work, Hazel, her husband, and two kids enjoy living in downtown Chicago and traveling around the world.

PAUL MARTINO

Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer

A 30-year veteran of the health care industry, Paul has driven growth and fostered innovation as a health plan executive.  Prior to VillageMD, he was Senior Vice President of Clinical Strategy and Innovation at Anthem/WellPoint, where he was instrumental in architecting Anthem’s payment innovation strategy, developing its Patient Centered Primary Care model, and establishing value-based contracts with Anthem’s primary care physician network. When he isn’t negotiating for a better health care system around the country, you can find Paul spending time with his family, traveling for pleasure, or coaching his son’s little-league team.

KEJIAN NIU

Chief Analytics Officer

Throughout his career, Keijan has been working on deriving analytical insights from multiple data sources and applying those insights to deliver business results. Keijan has 25 years of experience as an analytics leader working across multiple industries at Capital One, Comerica and Anthem prior to VillageMD. Keijan is a passionate reader, although nowadays he listens to audio books which are more his speed.

DENNIS PAYONK

Vice President, Enterprise Architecture

For over a decade, Dennis has been devoted to building technology and data analytics platforms.  He is a hands-on technology leader with experience in various healthcare and startup organizations including Accretive Health.  Outside of work, Dennis enjoys staying on the cutting edge of software and hardware development, travelling with his wife, and playing golf.

MIKE PRZYBYLA

Controller

Mike has a career of developing and adapting accounting solutions for rapidly growing companies. Prior to joining VillageMD, Mike spent seven years at Catamaran Corporation, a pharmacy benefits manager that was listed on the NASDAQ prior to being acquired by Optum. During his tenure at Catamaran he helped expand and improve the quality of the accounting team to keep up with a period of explosive growth at one of Forbes’ fastest growing companies of 2011. Outside of work, Mike and his wife are constantly bouncing between gymnastics competitions, hockey rinks and baseball fields.

MIKE ROBERTS

Chief Technology Officer

Mike’s career has been devoted to designing, building, and applying data-driven technologies to solving some of healthcare’s biggest problems.  By collaboratively working with physicians, hospital administrators, and health plans, Mike has implemented analytically-oriented solutions to better inform and help facilitate the patient-physician relationship.  Mike currently leads VillageMD’s technology team where he’s focused on unlocking data from disparate sources to rapidly deliver action-ready insights across the care continuum.  While away from work, Mike loves spending time with his wife and three children.

ANNE ROBINSON

Chief Talent Officer

Anne has spent the last nearly fifteen years working in health care talent acquisition and consulting with business leaders on talent strategies. She has partnered across healthcare providers, payors, and professional services organizations to structure roles and drive organizational design to optimize performance and support talent. Some of these experiences include roles with Witt/Kieffer, Accretive Health, and Huron Consulting Group.  Outside of work, Anne’s life is consumed by chasing her two kids around, but in moment of quiet, she loves finding time to be active and reading.

ERIC SCHMIDT

Senior Vice President, Market Launch & Product Development

Eric has spent his career working to improve the health care system and has worked alongside providers in support of transitions to value based models of care for the last decade. Eric has developed, implemented and operated value based models in a variety of care settings from primary care, to integrated delivery systems, to community-based oncology offices. When Eric is not working alongside his partners at VMD, he spends time with his wife and new daughter – preferably enjoying the great outdoors!

PATRICK SORRENTINO

Market President, Chicago

Patrick is most passionate about working directly with physicians and staff to help move the cost needle, improve clinical quality, and provide the type of support services that are so badly needed by independent physicians. He has held leadership positions at Tenet Healthcare and Rush University Medical Center. Outside of work, Patrick enjoys spending time with his family and travelling.