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GHI Board Members

John D. Feerick, Esq.

Chair
EmblemHealth, Inc.
Professor of Law
Fordham University

Karen M. Ignagni

President and Chief Executive Officer

Oliver Gray

Associate Director
DC37, AFSCME, AFL-CIO

Jay E. Russ, Esq.

President
Russ & Russ, P.C.

Richard Berman

Interim Director
Patel College of Global Sustainability
Visiting Professor of Social Entrepreneurship
Muma College of Business
Professor
Institute for Innovation & Advanced Discovery
University of South Florida

David M. Weiss, Ph.D.

Professor Emeritus
Health Professions and Kinesiology
Hofstra University and Long Island University

Stuart H. Altman, Ph.D.

Sol C. Chaikin Professor of National Health Policy
The Heller School for Social Policy & Management
Brandeis University

Bernard Schayes, MD

Physician in Private Practice

HIP Board Members

John D. Feerick, Esq.

Chair
EmblemHealth, Inc.
Professor of Law
Fordham University

Karen M. Ignagni

President and Chief Executive Officer

Arthur B. Pepper

Executive Director
UFT Welfare Fund
Co-Chair
MLC Health Benefits Subcommittee

Gregory Floyd

President
International Brotherhood of Teamsters
Local 237

Paul E. Gibson

Consultant

Bernard Schayes, MD

Physician in Private Practice

Charles P. Wang

Co-Chairman
China AIDS Fund

HIPIC Board Members

Chris Chappelear

Chair
Chief Actuary
EmblemHealth, Inc.

Ronald I. Platt, MD

Former Executive Vice President and
Chief Medical Officer
HIP Health Plan of New York

Susan M. Mathews, Ph.D.

MS Bioethics, RN
Ethicist/Lecturer

Michael Palmateer

Executive Vice President,
Chief Administrative Officer

ConnectiCare Board Members

Karen M. Ignagni

Chair
President and Chief Executive Officer
EmblemHealth, Inc.

Eileen S. Kraus

Retired Chair
Fleet Bank

Eric Galvin

President & Chief Operating Officer
ConnectiCare

Michael Palmateer

Executive Vice President,
Chief Administrative Officer

Jay E. Russ, Esq.

President
Russ & Russ, P.C.

Richard B Hurley

Consultant

Paul E. Gibson

Consultant

Article 28 Board Members

Geeta Shegal, DO

Chair
Article 28 Board of Governors
Senior Medical Director
EmblemHealth, Inc.

Thomas McClelland, DDS

Dental Consultant
EmblemHealth, Inc.

John Andrew Nelson

Former Vice President
Yaddo

Susan M. Mathews, Ph.D.

MS Bioethics, RN
Ethicist/Lecturer

David Zegarelli, DDS

Professor Emeritus
Columbia University Medical Center

Executive Leadership

Karen M. Ignagni

President and Chief Executive Officer

Michael Palmateer

Executive Vice President,
Chief Administrative Officer

Timothy E. Nolan

Executive Vice President,
Chief Revenue and Health Care Delivery Officer

Jeffrey D. Chansler

Chief Legal Officer

Mariann E. Drohan

Chief Human Resources Officer

Beth A. Leonard

Chief Marketing and Communications Officer

Debra M. Lightner

Chief Compliance Officer

Russell C. Petrella, Ph.D.

Chief Executive Officer
AdvantageCare Physicians

Navarra Rodriguez, M.D.

President and Chief Medical Officer
AdvantageCare Physicians

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