Providence Health Plan

Position: Market President

Location: Renton, Washington


Providence is one of the nation's largest healthcare providers, reporting over $25 billion in revenue and serving over 13 million patients. The system encompasses: 52 hospitals, 1,085 clinics, and 17 supportive housing facilities; 120,000 caregivers (all employees), 25,000 physicians, and 36,000 nurses; a health plan and 2.1 million covered lives; $1.7 billion in community benefit; and 90 non-acute services. Providence provides a comprehensive range of services across Alaska, California, Montana, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, and Washington through a diverse family of Catholic, other faith-based, and secular organizations that includes: Providence Health & Services – Alaska, Providence Health & Services – Western Washington, Swedish Health Services (Seattle), Pacific Medical Centers (Seattle), Providence Health & Services – Eastern Washington/Western Montana, Kadlec Regional, Medical Center (Richland, WA), Providence Health & Services – Oregon, Providence Health Plan, Providence Health & Services – Southern California, Facey Medical Foundation (Los Angeles), St. Joseph Health – Northern California, St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare, St. Joseph Health – Southern California, Hoag Health (Orange County), St. Joseph Heritage Healthcare, St. Joseph Health – West Texas/Eastern New Mexico, Covenant Health, Covenant Medical Group, FirstCare Health Plans.

Job Description:

The market president is responsible for state and regional sales and growth strategies of Providence Health Plan (PHP), and has operational responsibility for retail offices, including sales, client service, and leadership activities pertaining to PHP's employer segments (business-to-business or B2B). These segments include small and large group insured plans and self-insured plans (ASO); segments may include associations, trusts, exchanges, and government purchasing authorities. The market president will represent PHP with external audiences including producers and consultants, as well as employers. The market president has direct accountability for relationships with the producer and consulting channels, business leaders, community leaders and organizations, and provider organizations. The market president will lead the sales and account services teams for his or her respective market(s), collaborating with the chief sales and underwriting officer, the vice president of growth strategies, and various sales leaders and caregivers. The market president works closely with the finance, informatics, marketing, network development, product, and underwriting teams. The ideal candidate for this role will have the following qualifications:

  • A bachelor's degree is required; a master's degree is preferred
  • 7 years of experience with health insurance is required; 10 years is preferred
  • 7 years of leadership/managerial/supervisory experience
  • Solid working knowledge of strategic planning, execution of strategy, budgeting, business development, and sales
  • Knowledge of the health insurance market supporting opportunities for PHP across all markets and services, as appropriate.

Search Team:

Mike Marrah
Managing Partner

Steve Lieber
Of Counsel

Joe Johnston

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