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Alan Spiro

Senior VP, Strategy & Growth, Chief Medical Officer

Alan plays a critical role in building, expanding, and integrating BHI’s innovative solutions designed to help better manage costs, deliver a better member experience, and improve financial performance and quality. He brings over 30 years of clinical, healthcare IT, value-based care, and change management experience to BHI where he provides strategic leadership for BHI’s cutting-edge analytics solutions.

Prior to joining BHI, Alan was Chief Medical Officer at Medica, a health services company, providing healthcare coverage in the employer, individual, Medicaid, and Medicare markets. He was also co-founder of Accolade, Inc., an on-demand healthcare concierge for employers, health plans, and health systems. At Accolade, Alan served as Chief Medical Officer where he spearheaded the development of health advocacy programs that significantly improved health outcomes, resulting in substantial cost savings. Additionally, Alan served as Vice President, Chief Medical Officer National Accounts at Anthem, Inc.

Alan holds a Doctor of Medicine degree from the Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, a Masters of Business Administration degree from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, and a Bachelor of Arts degree from New York University. Additionally, he completed a joint MIT Harvard Research Fellowship in Nutrition at New England Deaconess Hospital in Boston and a Harvard Clinical Fellowship in Gastroenterology at Beth Israel Hospital in Boston, as well as a University of Chicago Affiliated Residency in Internal Medicine at Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center in Chicago.

Alan is a frequent speaker at national healthcare conferences, such as the National Business Group on Health, and he is currently on the Board of Directors for the Institute for Practice and Provider Performance Improvement. He has consulted at many major universities, such as University of Alabama and the University of Connecticut. Additionally, Alan has been a visiting professor for the Michigan State University Sloan School of Business, the University of Georgia College of Public Health, and the Harvard School of Public Health.

CORPORATE LEADERSHIP
Swati Abbott
Chief Executive Officer
Alan Spiro
Senior VP, Strategy & Growth, Chief Medical Officer
Mary Henderson
Senior VP, Product Strategy and Innovation
Maria Ferrera
Vice President, Consulting and Data Science
Deb Pearson
Vice President, Human Resources & Operations
David King
Vice President, Information Technology & Data Management
Charles Allison
Vice President, Finance
Garret Hargrave
Vice President and General Counsel
BOARD OF MANAGERS
Swati Abbott
CEO, BHI
Curtis Barnett
Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield
Steve Betts
Health Care Service Corporation
Dow Briggs, M.D.
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama
Patrick Getzen
Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina
Tricia Keith
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Michigan
Robert J. Kolodgy
Blue Cross Blue Shield Association
Brian Pieninck
CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield
Deborah L. Rice-Johnson
Highmark Health Plan, Highmark Inc.