The OADA Convention is pleased to announce Brown & Brown Northwest Insurance will be hosting a Healthcare Reform Panel at convention.
ACA Survived...For Now. What's Next?
The proposals within the failed AHCA bill are instructive pieces as to what ACA "tweaks" may be on the horizon. Industry experts expound on how proposed changes may affect current business practices and financials.
Meet the Healthcare Reform Panel:
Vice President, Pacific Northwest - Cigna
John is Vice President for Cigna in the Pacific Northwest with responsibility for acquisition and retention of employer clients with fewer than 500 employees in Washington, Oregon Idaho and Alaska. He has 19 years in the health insurance industry in small group, large group, direct-to-employer, and brokerage channels, and has held senior management and board roles in education, sales, operating, and start-up organizations.
John is currently on the Board of Directors of the American Lung Association of the Mountain Pacific covering Idaho, Washington, Oregon, Alaska, Wyoming, Montana and Hawaii.
He is a graduate of Princeton University and is a former member, and past President, of the Princeton Club of Western Washington. He currently lives in Seattle with his wife Katie and their two young girls.
Executive Vice President - PacificSource
Dan Stevens serves as Executive Vice President of Product Line Management. In this role, Dan provides strategic leadership for PacificSource's lines of business including commercial, Medicaid, and Medicare Advantage. He also serves as the executive leader in the Central Oregon market. Dan joined PacificSource in 2010 with more than 15 years of experience in healthcare delivery and managed care. Prior to joining PacificSource, he held a variety of leadership roles in the Portland, Oregon market, including provider contracting and engagement, Medicare and Medicaid product development, and clinical administration.
Dan holds a master of business administration degree from Portland State University, a master of public health degree from Oregon Health and Science University, and bachelor of arts degree from Bowdoin College. He also serves on the Central Oregon Health Council, is Vice President of the Board of Directors for United Way of Deschutes Country, and is a Board member of Volunteers in Medicine in Bend.
Partner - Barran Liebman
Jeff Robertson represents employers in the drafting, design and growth of retirement and health plans, as well as compensation advice for executive compensation and 409A compliance. He counsels private employers, municipalities and multi-employer pension and benefit trusts, in all aspects of design, tax qualification and ERISA compliance of retirement plans, executive compensation, and health and welfare benefit plans. Since 2009, he has been listed in The Best Lawyers in America. He earned his law degree from Indiana University, where he graduated magna cum laude, and is admitted to practice in Oregon and Washington. he is also a certified public accountant. In addition, Jeff is a nationally recognized writer and speaker.
Employee Benefit Advisor - Brown & Brown NW
Susanna Stewart is an Employee Benefit Advisor with Brown & Brown Northwest. She writes the benefits package for OADA and many auto dealerships across Oregon and SW Washington. Susanna is an Oregon native and received her business degree from Portland State University. She lives in Portland with her husband, Andrew, and 16-month-old daughter, Annabel.