Douglas Stratton, Chairman of the Board and CEO


Mr. Stratton is the past Chairman of the Board of the National Association of State Comprehensive Health Insurance Plans and serves as the Director for four healthcare programs for the State of Indiana.  These include the State’s high risk pool and the complex medical management patients of the Healthy Indiana Program.  Previously he served as the President and CEO of Principal Health Care of Indiana, CEO of CIGNA Healthcare of Kansas and Missouri, and Executive Vice President of EQUICORE Healthcare in a ten state area.  He was the Corporate Counsel of two national health carriers and managed numerous health care programs.

Mr. Stratton was designated as the Chairman of an Interim Study Committee by the Indiana Legislature in 2008 and has been appointed to several Healthcare Advisory Committees.  He is the recipient of the award by the Govenor, Mitch Daniels, as Honorary Insurance Commissioner for the State of Indiana for outstanding contributions to the area of insurance.

He has served on 14 Boards of Directors of health and medical organizations and served as a consultant to medical and insurance Fortune 500 organizations.  He was appointed a member of the Indiana Health Care Finance Task Force and is the former Vice President and Executive Committee member of the Indiana Association of Health Plans.

His engagements include being an Adjunct Professor and guest lecturer at Butler University’s College of Business Administration, where he taught courses in Business Law and Business Problem Solving.

He is a licensed Attorney having represented health and medical industry clients over the last 30 years in over 10 states.  He has advised the Department of Justice in health industry mergers and frequently speaks on health care and related issues.