President and CEO - Tufts Health Plan
Tom joined Tufts Health Plan in 2007 as chief operating officer and was promoted to president and COO in 2013. He assumed the CEO position in January 2016. As the COO, he was responsible for direction and oversight of the company’s three business lines, defining and implementing the company's strategic plan, and ensuring that Tufts Health Plan maintained its strong culture of quality, innovation and customer service.
Tom previously served as senior vice president of medical management and specialty businesses at CIGNA HealthCare. While at CIGNA, he also served as president of its dental, pharmacy and workers' compensation businesses, and led development of its consumer-directed health care products.
Prior to his career at CIGNA, Tom served in senior leadership roles at Prudential Insurance Company, including president of its western region and senior vice president of its individual insurance organization. He is a past member of the board of directors of the National Committee on Quality Assurance and currently serves as chair of the board of directors of the Alzheimer's Association of Massachusetts and New Hampshire. He is also a member of the board of directors of the Network for Excellence in Health Innovation.
Tom completed the Wharton Advanced Management Program at the University of Pennsylvania and earned a B.A. from Syracuse University. He is a chartered life underwriter.