Board of Directors

Our Board of Directors

A strong and diverse board is essential to our success and continued growth. MBGH’s board includes health benefits leaders who represent various size, geographic and industry sectors, providing critical guidance and support for MBGH activities.

GE Healthcare

Pam Hannon

Retirement & Healthcare Leader
MBGH Board Chair

Huron Consulting Group

Amy Katzoff

Sr. Director, Benefits and Mobility
MBGH Vice Chair
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Elkay Manufacturing

Carol Partington

Corporate Senior Manager, Total Benefits
MBGH Board Treasurer
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Caterpillar Inc.

Darin Hinderman

Global Health Strategy Manager, Total Rewards – Human Resources
MBGH Board Secretary
Cheryl Larson

Midwest Business Group on Health

Cheryl Larson

President & CEO
MBGH Board President
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Formerly, AbbVie, Inc.

Lois Lourie

VP, Benefits
Total Rewards

Bemis Manufacturing Company

Linda Bloomer

Corporate Benefits Manager
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The Boeing Company

Tara Sherman

Mental Health & Well Being Strategy Leader
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Brightspeed

Beata Kashani

VP of Total Rewards
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City of Gary

Wendy McLaurin

Deputy Director of Human Resources
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Cook County

Jean Galovich

Manager, Employee Benefits
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Dover Corporation

Heather Denkert

Manager, Health and Wellness
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Formerly, Edward-Elmhurst Health

John Butler

Manager, Benefit Design
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FliptRx

Tom Sondergeld

VP, Client Success
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Genentech


Jane Lutz

Senior Employer Account Executive
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Inspera Health


Kim Dwyer

Vice President
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Formerly, JLL

Hassan Azar

SVP Global Total Rewards
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McDonald's Corporation

Sarah Erzinger

Director of Benefits, Global Total Rewards

Mutual of Omaha

Steven Schlange

Director, Employee Benefits

Oil Dri Corporation

Karen Jaffee Cofsky

Vice President, Compensation & Benefits

Sargento Foods

Sherri Samuels-Fuerst

VP, Total Rewards

State of Illinois - HHS

Teresa Flesch

Deputy Administrator of Operations for Medical Programs

Vida Health

Jason Parrott

Senior VP, Strategy, Innovation, Growth and Partnerships
MBGH Past Board Chair
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Voya Financial


Carole Mendoza

VP of Benefits

AbbVie, Inc.

Suzanne Goot

National Account Executive, Employer Channel
MBGH Board Ex-Officio

About Quality Benefits Design LLC

Sandra Morris

Principal
MBGH Board Ex-Officio

Miami Corporation

Allison Friedman

Director, Human Resources
MBGH Board Ex-Officio
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ROC Group

Victor Villanueva

Managing Director
MBGH Board Ex-Officio