Kelly Munson was named executive vice president in October 2016 to lead WellCare Health Plan's nearly $11 billion Medicaid line of business—the fifth largest Medicaid plan in the country. Before assuming her current position, Kelly served as senior vice president, division president and product, with responsibility for WellCare’s operations in Arkansas, California, Kentucky, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee and Texas. In this role, she led the company’s Medicaid product development function and had oversight of WellCare’s Center for CommUnity Impact, which helps connect members to community-based programs and resources by navigating the social safety net. Munson graduated from Syracuse University with a bachelor’s degree in dietetics and public health nutrition and did graduate work in public administration at the University of Akron.
November 25, 2019
Organizations should step up and improve rural health by offering new, innovative ways to improve access to the care that rural residents so desperately need.