Nonprofit health plan Health Alliance Plan in Detroit has named Laurie Doran senior vice president and CFO.
Doran brings nearly 30 years of financial leadership experience in the health care industry. Most recently, she was a consulting partner to the Association of Community Affiliated Health Plans and served as a business strategy adviser to providers, payers, and government with a focus on growth opportunities, health plan operations, and provider payment innovations.
Previously, she served as CFO and chief customer officer of BMC HealthNet Plan, which was established by Boston Medical Center and is one of the largest Medicaid health plans in Massachusetts. She also spent 12 years at Harvard Pilgrim Health Care in Massachusetts, where she led finance teams including medical economics, actuarial systems, reporting, and analysis.
She also held positions at the Department of Veterans Affairs/Veterans Health Administration, Group Health Inc., Bristol Group Inc., and Massachusetts General Hospital.
“Laurie’s vast experience encompasses not only finance and health care, but also managing government programs, particularly those that serve the Medicaid population and their unique needs,” says Dr. Michael Genord, interim president and CEO of HAP. “Her wide-ranging expertise will serve HAP well as we continue to expand our reach into key markets and serve these important but vulnerable members.”
Doran holds a master’s degree in public health from Yale University and a bachelor’s degree in health management and policy from the University of New Hampshire.
HAP has offered health coverage for nearly 60 years.