Stephen J. Farrell

Stephen J. Farrell

Stephen J. Farrell
Board Secretary / Treasurer
Chief Executive Officer - United Healthcare of New England, Inc.

As chief executive officer of UnitedHealthcare of New England, Stephen is responsible for commercial and public  sector sales and account management, business operations, regulatory compliance and network development for  UnitedHealthcare’s New England operations, which serves residents in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New  Hampshire, Rhode Island and Vermont.

Prior to becoming CEO in August 2003, Stephen was chief operating officer of UnitedHealthcare of New England.  Stephen has more than 25 years of experience in the health insurance industry in senior management position,  including as general manager for Aetna in New England before joining the company in 2002.

Stephen is an active member of the community and sits on the boards of the Rhode Island Quality Institute and Greater Providence Chamber of Commerce.

Stephen earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from the College of New Rochelle, New York. He lives in Massachusetts with his wife and three children.