Boards of Directors

CHAIR

Jennie Chin Hansen, RN, MS, FAAN

Jennie Chin Hansen is the immediate past Chief Executive Officer of the American Geriatrics Society, the largest professional membership organization of physicians (mainly geriatricians) and other health professionals committed to the care of older adults with care complexity.

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President & Chief Executive Officer

Bruce A. Chernof, MD, FACP

Bruce Allen Chernof, MD, FACP, currently serves as the President and Chief Executive Officer of The SCAN Foundation, whose mission is to advance a coordinated and easily navigated system of high-quality services for older adults that preserve dignity and independence.

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Melanie Bella, MBA

Melanie Bella has spent her career focused on transforming care for complex and costly populations in the Medicaid and Medicare programs with experience at all levels of government and in the private sector.

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Colleen Cain

Colleen Cain has a 35-year career in the health care industry including positions as Chief Executive Officer, President, Senior Vice President and Executive Vice President spanning both privately held and Fortune 500 companies.

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Anna Maria Chávez

Anna Maria Chávez is the Executive Director and Chief Executive Officer of the National School Boards Association (NSBA). As the leading advocate for public education, NSBA represents 49 state school board associations and one territory association, and their more than 90,000 locally elected school board members.

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Tom Higgins

Tom Higgins has had a distinguished career both in public affairs and the private sector, most recently as the Co-Founder of Amber Kinetics, an energy storage company, and Prosetta Biosciences, both headquartered in the Bay Area.

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Francesca "Cesca" Ruiz De Luzuriaga

In 2012, Francesca “Cesca” Luzuriaga joined the Board of SCAN Health Plan, a nonprofit Medicare Advantage Health Plan that serves seniors in California.

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Cheryl Phillips, MD, AGSF

Cheryl Phillips, MD, is President and Chief Executive Officer for the SNP Alliance, a national nonprofit association of special needs and managed Medicaid plans to serve vulnerable adults with complex care needs.

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Margarita Quihuis

Margarita Quihuis serves as the Co-Director of the Peace Innovation Lab (PIL). Her research focuses on how entrepreneurs can leverage innovation, mass collaboration, persuasive technology, and social networks to change society for the better.

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Carol Raphael, MPA

Carol Raphael is a Senior Advisor at Manatt Health Solutions. She was the Chief Executive Officer of the Visiting Nurse Service of New York (VNSNY), the largest not-for-profit home health care organization in the United States for more than 20 years.

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Linda Rosenstock, MD, MPH

Linda Rosenstock, MD, MPH, is a well-recognized physician executive in academia and government, with broad experience in clinical care, health care delivery, population health, research, and health and regulatory policy.

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Ryan M. Trimble, DDS, MBA

Ryan M. Trimble brings over 30 years of experience in the health care services industry. In addition to The SCAN Foundation, he currently serves on the boards of SCAN Health Plan and Sera Prognostics, a company providing personalized diagnostics to predict and manage pregnancy complications.

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