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Our leadership

Community Health Options® is led by a diverse team of individuals that consistently strives to guide the organization in achieving its mission to promote health and wellbeing through partnership.

Our leadership includes an executive team and a board of directors. As a Member-led organization, Members comprise more than half of our board of directors. Both our board and our executive team include individuals with rich experience in a variety of sectors including healthcare, insurance, finance, public health, and technology.

Executive management

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Kevin Lewis

President & CEO

Kevin has extensive experience in healthcare management and advocacy in various leadership roles. Prior to Community Health...

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Robert Hillman

Senior Vice President & COO

Rob has over 25 years of experience in the healthcare industry. Prior to Community Health Options, he was the CEO of Medical Network, Inc. (MedNet)...

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Joyce McPhetres

Senior Vice President & CHRO

Joyce brings more than 30 years of senior management experience in fields of education, banking and healthcare to Community Health Options...

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Ed Vozzo

Senior Vice President & CFO

Ed comes to Community Health Options with years of experience in the financial and health insurance fields. He has worked in finance, strategy...

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Edward Yoon MD, MBA

Senior Vice President & CMO

Edward is a graduate of Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine and the Isenberg School of Management at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst...

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Will Kilbreth

Senior Vice President & CIO

Will has over 20 years of experience in the healthcare, technology, and finance fields. Prior to joining Community Health Options...

Board of directors

The Community Health Options® board includes 14 directors with diverse backgrounds and experience.

W. Douglas Smith

(Chair)

Mr. Smith has over 32 years’ experience in various health care organizations that includes senior executive roles in operations and IS...

David Shultz, BFA, MBA

(Treasurer)

Mr. Shultz is a seasoned financial executive with almost twenty-five years of experience in finance-related positions, including serving as...

Sarah C. Hines

(Secretary)

Ms. Hines is owner and technical lead at Shines & Jecker Laboratories, a web development firm in Portland. Her company provides health insurance coverage for...

Frederic C. Craigie, Jr., PhD

Dr. Craigie is a clinical psychologist, medical educator and writer. He served for over 35 years as a full-time faculty member at the Maine-Dartmouth...

Michael DeLorenzo

Mr. DeLorenzo, a former professor at the University of Florida, earned a PhD in Quantitative Genetics at Cornell University with minors in Statistics and Economics...

Tonua Fedusenko-Vancea

Ms. Fedusenko-Vancea is owner/president of TJS Communications, Inc. (a public relations firm), and current Community Health Options Member. She earned a BA in Communications...

Robert Lorenzo, MD

Dr. Lorenzo is a licensed and board-certified physician with 30 years of experience in both clinical and administrative roles. With a specialty in Physiatry...

Heidi Lukas, CPA

Ms. Lukas is a finance/accounting professional with experience in both public and private, for-profit and non-profit organizations. She earned an M.S. in accounting from Old Dominion University...

Rocell Marcellino

Ms. Marcellino is a non-traditional UMF graduate and owner/manager of the Calzolaio Pasta Company in Wilton, Maine. She is aware that owning a business can be all consuming, but strives for balance...

Jeff Norris

Mr. Norris is an Information Technology contractor with degrees in both Economics and Political Science, has served as past board member and chair of Maine Audubon, and has volunteered for other nonprofits...

David Shipman

Mr. Shipman oversees the Organic Growers Supply and Moose Tubers Division and the main office at Fedco Seeds, a consumer/worker cooperative. David is also a member of the...

Lisa Tapert

Ms. Tapert is deeply involved in access to healthcare due to her role as Executive Director of the Maine Mobile Health Program (a community health center on wheels for agricultural workers) and...

Ronnie Weston

Ms. Weston is an attorney (fully recovered), an accomplished entrepreneur, public speaker, author, fundraiser, and results-oriented team leader. She is currently the managing member of Bull Moose Group...

Douglas Wilson

Mr. Wilson is a self-employed healthcare management consultant with over 30 years of experience. He has worked with a wide range of healthcare provider organizations in strategic, clinical product line...

2019 Board Director Elections

An invitation...

Community Health Options is led by a diverse team of individuals that consistently strives to guide the organization in achieving its mission to promote health and wellbeing through partnership. 2019 Board Director Elections are currently underway. All Members over the age of 18 have received a ballot, either by mail or email. If your have not already voted, make your voice heard today.