ABOUT

TAHP

Led by a team of experienced health care policy experts,
the Texas Association of Health Plans (TAHP) is the statewide
trade association representing health insurers, Medicaid plans,
Medicare Advantage plans, and other related health care
entities operating in Texas.

For three decades, TAHP has been a leader on issues that improve the accessibility, value, and quality of health care in Texas. Learn how our plans help keep the state healthy.

TEAM

CEO

JAMIE DUDENSING, R.N., B.S.N., MPAff

jdudensing@tahp.org

(512) 651-3578

As an advocate for public and private health plans, Jamie is dedicated to improving access to quality health care for the uninsured and committed to enhancing consumer choice and the affordability of health insurance for all Texans.

Jason Baxter

Director of Government Relations

jbaxter@tahp.org

(512) 900-3916

Camryn Burner

Deputy Director of Medicaid Policy and Operations

JESSICA LYNCH

Director of Policy and Medicaid Operations

jlynch@tahp.org

Patti Doner

Director of Operations

pdoner@tahp.org

(512) 651-3570

BLAKE HUTSON

Director of Public Affairs

bhutson@tahp.org

ERIN JORDAN

Communications Associate

ejordan@tahp.org

ALICIA PIERCE

Director of Communications

apierce@tahp.org

Kevin Stewart

General Counsel

kstewart@tahp.org

Our Members

3M Health Information System
AArete, LLC
Advanced Accelerator Applications/AAA, A Novartis Company
Advisory Board
Apple HMS
ARKRAY USA, Inc.
Availity
Babson Diagnostics
Bamboo Health
Biogen
BRG
Byram Healthcare
Cantex Continuing Care Network
Capital Rx
CAQH
Cenikor Foundation
CeQur, Inc
Change Healthcare
Clarity Software Solutions
Clearlink Partners
Cypress Healthcare Consultants
Denniston Data, Inc
Edifecs
Eisai Pharmaceuticals
Emcara Health
Equality Health, LLC
Exact Sciences
EXL Health
FinThrive
Foley & Lardner LLP
Fresenius Kabi Pharmaceuticals
Foundation Medicine
GA Foods
Genentech, Inc
Gilead Sciences
Goodroot Inc.
Hawaii-Mainland Administrators
Hazel Health
HealthTrio
HGS Healthcare/Axis Point Health
HHA Exchange
Holland and Knight LLP
iCare Health Solutions
Itiliti Health
Jazz Pharmaceuticals
Johnson and Johnson Company
Kinetik Healthcare Solutions, Inc.
Lachman Community Development and Consulting Services LLC
Lexis Nexis
Little Spurs Pediatric Urgent Care, LLC
Mazars USA LLP
MedArrive
Medline Industries, Inc.
Merck
Milliman, Inc.
Mitchell, Williams, Selig, Gates & Woodyard, PLLC
Mitsubishi Tanabe Pharma America Inc.
Moda Health
Mom’s Meals
Moving Analytics
Moss Adams
mPulse Mobile
MultiPlan
NantHealth
nirvanaHealth
Ochsner Health
Optum
Payspan
Podimetrics
PointClickCare
RightSite Health
Sarepta Therapeutics
ScionHealth
Sellers Dorsey
Sobi
Stephanie Muth Consulting
Strive Health
SureScripts
Taiho Oncology
Takeda Oncology
Teladoc
Texas Association of Community Health Plans
Texas Mutual Insurance
Texas Star Alliance
THSA
Treaty Oak Strategies
Unite Us
Wild Blue Health Solutions, LLC
Winstead PC
UCB, Inc.
Umoja Supply Chain Solutions
ValueHealth
Versant Health
ZeOmega

Board of

Directors

  • Allen Horne

    Aetna/CVS Health
  • Chris Coffey

    Molina Healthcare of Texas
  • Chris Cronn

    UnitedHealth Group
  • Craig Smith

    Driscoll Children’s Health Plan
  • David Gonzales

    Humana
  • Frank B. Sewall

    USAble Mutual Insurance Company
  • Janel Lujan, LMSW

    El Paso First Health Plans, Inc.
  • Jason Neerman

    CareSource Bayou Health
  • Jason Gootee

    Moda Health
  • Jay Hunt

    Hermann Health Solutions, Inc.
  • Jeffry Ingrum

    Scott & White Health Solutions, Inc.
  • John W. Wendling

    Parkland Community Health Plan
  • Julie Bogorad

    Bright Health Plan
  • Kandice K. Sanaie

    CIGNA/HealthSpring
  • Karen Love

    Cook Children’s Health Plan
  • Karen Cheng

    Superior HealthPlan/Centene
  • Karen Hill

    Texas Children’s Health Plan
  • Kellie Rose

    AmeriHealth Caritas
  • Lisa Wright

    Community Health Choice
  • Marinan Williams

    Seton Health Plan
  • Pati McCandless

    Blue Cross Blue Shield of Texas
  • Robert Axelrod

    Oscar Texas
  • Sharon Alvis

    Curative Insurance Co
  • Theresa Scepanski

    Community First Health Plan
  • Perla Cavazos

    Sendero Health Plans, Inc.

Executive

Committee

  • Allen Horne

    President
  • Lisa Wright

    Vice President/President Elect
  • Karen Cheng

    Secretary/Treasurer
  • Kandice Sanaie

    Recent Past President
  • Craig Smith

    At Large Member
  • Theresa Scepanski

    At Large Member
  • Pati McCandless

    At Large Member
  • Chris Cronn

    At Large Member
  • Chris Coffey

    At Large Member
  • David Gonzales

    At Large Member

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From you!