Healthwise Leadership

Our Team Was Built to Give Voice to the Patient

We believe that delivering exceptional health information helps build lasting, meaningful relationships with people and creates care moments that matter. Founded in 1975, Healthwise partners with the top health plans, health systems, and technology innovators to deliver unrivaled health information to people when and how they need it. Our team of experts works with healthcare organizations to unlock the value of their health education, gain actionable insights, and prove business results.

Executive Team

Adam C. Husney, MD
Chief Executive Officer and
Chief Medical Officer
Christy Calhoun, MPH
Chief Content Officer
Elizabeth Beem, MBA
Chief Financial Officer
Cydni Waldner, JD
Chief Legal Officer
Dave Mink
Chief Client Officer
Katrina McDaniel
Chief Human Resources Officer
Alyson Erwin
Chief Product Officer
Judi Marsh, MBA
Vice President of Strategic Planning
Thane Price
Vice President of Technology

Healthwise Board of Directors

The members of the Healthwise Board of Directors guide Healthwise business strategies and ensure that our work remains focused on helping people make better health decisions.

A. James (Jim) Balkins, III, JD, MBA
Board Chair
Chief Financial and Strategy Officer, Healthwise (Retired)
Boise State University MBA Faculty
Adam C. Husney, MD
President, Chief Executive Officer, and Chief Medical Officer, Healthwise, Incorporated
David C. Rhew, MD
Global Chief Medical Officer (CMO) and VP of Healthcare for Microsoft
Evelyn Y. Ho, PhD
Professor, Communication Studies, University of San Francisco
James R. Bell, MS, PhD
Director, Industry Standards Program, Hewlett-Packard Company (Retired)
Jamie Cooper
President and CEO, Drake Cooper
John Billings
Professor of Health Policy and Public Service, New York University
Margaret (Peggy) O'Kane
President of the National Committee for Quality Assurance
Melinda Dutton
Partner at Manatt, Phelps & Phillips, LLP
Wanda Nicholson, MD, MPH, MBA
Senior Associate Dean, Diversity, Equity and Inclusion, Professor, Prevention and Community Health, George Washington University Milken Institute of Public Health