Tuesday, March 13

6:30 pm - 8:00 pm Evening Reception

Wednesday, March 14
Healthy Minds Summit

8:15 am

Welcome and Opening Remarks     

  • Marianne Fazen, Executive Director, Dallas Fort-Worth Business Group on Health
  • Michael Thompson, President & CEO, National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions                                                                                                                     
8:30 am

A CEO's Leadership Perspective - Optimizing the Emotional Wellbeing of the Workforce

  • Dennis Miller, Former CEO, Somerset Medical Center and Healthcare Foundation 
9:00 am

Emerging Evidence in Brain Health, Effective Prevention and Personalized Intervention

  • Sean Southland, PhD, Director, NeuroHealth Solutions
9:30 am 

Advancing Mental Health in the Workplace

Moderator: Deb Krause, Vice President, Minnesota Health Action Group 


  • Liz Beckius, Senior Manager, Work Life Programs, Best Buy 
  • Nance Lee Mosquera, Employee Benefits Manager, City of St. Paul 
  • Darcy Gruttadaro, JD, Director, Center for Workplace Mental Health 
10:30 am

Networking Break 

11:00 am

Innovation in Mindfulness, Resilience and Total Health 

Moderator: Marianne Fazen, Executive Director, Dallas Fort-Worth Business Group on Health 


  • David Stedman, CEO, BrightDime
  • Ofer Leidner, Co-Founder & President, Happify
  • Jeremy Nobel, MD, MPH, Founder & President, The UnLonely Project
12:00 pm 

Featured Lunch Presentation & Networking

Unleashing the Power of Flow in Your Workforce 

  • Cara Bradley, Author and Founder, Verge BodyMind Center

 Obesity Summit

 1:15 pm

Obesity - Reflections on our Journey, Rethinking the Path Forward

  • Ted Kyle, RPh, MBA, Board of Directors, Obesity Action Coalition 
1:45 pm

National Diabetes Prevention Program - Learnings from the Front Line

Moderator: Neil Goldfarb, President & CEO, Greater Philadelphia Business Coalition on Health 


  • Rachel Blacher, MPH – US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
  • Alice Jaglowski, Public Health Consultant, National Association of Chronic Disease Directors
  • Mark Goldberg, Senior Manager, Global Health & Wellbeing, Latham & Watkins 
  • Melissa Hohenberger, Health and Productivity Manager, VWR 
  • Chris Skisak, Executive Director, Houston Business Coalition on Health 
2:45 pm Networking Break/Exhibits
3:15 pm

Addressing Obesity at All Levels to Move the Needle 

Moderator: Dr. Bruce Sherman, Chief Medical Officer, National Alliance 


  • Farshad Marvasti, MD, MPH, Chief Medical Officer, MyShapers 
  • Dexter Shurney, Chief Medical Officer, Senior Vice President, Medical Affairs, Zipongo 
  • Michael Tingey, MD, Chief Medical Officer, Cappa Health
  • Don Williamson, PhD, Clinical Advisor, Real Appeal  
4:15 pm

Obesity as a Disease - Moving Beyond Prevention

Moderator: Ted Kyle, RPh, MBA, Board of Directors, Obesity Action Coalition 


  • Bruce Rogen, MD, MPH, Chief Medical Officer, Cleveland Clinic Employee Health Plan
  • Trina Histon, Senior Principal Consultant, Clinical & Operational Improvement, Obesity Kaiser Permanente
  • Susan Campbell, Senior Leader, Wellness Strategy, American Airlines 
5:30 - 7:00 pm  Evening Reception

Thursday, March 15

7:00 am

Wellbeing Legacy Interactive Breakfast (moderated by the Well Being Trust) 

Caregivers Summit

8:30 am

The State of the State on Caregiving

  • Bob Stephen, Vice President, Caregiving and Health, AARP 
9:00 am

Supporting Caregivers in the Workplace: A Coalition's Perspective 

  • Candice Sherman, Interim CEO, Northeast Business Group on Health
9:20 am

Leading Employers: Why Caregiving is the Next Big Thing

Moderator: Jeremy Nobel, MD, Medical Director, Northeast Business Group on Health


  • Mike B. Weiner,  LMSW, EY Assist Leader, Total Rewards, Ernst & Young
  • Maureen Corcoran, Vice President, Health & Wellness, Prudential Financial  
  • Diana Clark, Benefits Manager, Promega 
  • Ryann Paschal, Benefits Administrator, Ranger Resources
10:20 am

Networking Break/Exhibits

10:50 am 

Empowering Caregivers as a Force Multiplier for Better Health and Wellbeing

  • Meg Kabat, National Director, Caregiver Support Program, Department of Veteran Affairs
11:20 am

Supporting Caregivers across the Spectrum

Moderator: Jane Hamilton, CEO and Founder, Partners on the Path 


  • John Schall, President, Caregiver Action Network 
  • Nancy Spangler, PhD, OTR/L, Senior Advisor, Greenleaf Integrative
  • Todd Martin, Chief Marketing Officer, PinnacleCare
12:00 pm

Networking Lunch/Exhibit Hall

Culture & Community Summit 

1:00 pm

Evidence Based Model for a Culture of Health and Performance

  • Ray Fabius, President, HealthNEXT
1:20 pm

Sustainable High Performance through a Culture of Health, Wellbeing and Inclusion

  • Andy Crighton, VP, Chief Medical Officer, Prudential Financial 
2:00 pm

Empowering Culture through Employee Engagement across the Organization 

Moderator:  Ian Shea, Founder & CEO, I M Human


  • Laura Hamill, Chief People Officer, Limeade
  • Lauren Chucko, Benefits Manager, Allina Health
  • Karen van Caulil, President & CEO, Florida Health Care Coalition
2:45 pm

Networking Break/Exhibits 

3:00 pm

Coalitions, Communities and Culture - What's working; where do we go from here? 

Moderator: Michelle Zamperetti, Assistant Director, Community Health Programs, GE Ventures


  • Kim Fortunato, President, Campbells Soup Foundation and Director of Community Affairs, Campbell Soup Company 
  • Lisa Wear-Ellington, President & CEO, South Carolina Business Coalition on Health
  • Soma Stout, MD, MS, Vice President, Institute for Healthcare Improvement 
4:00 pm 

Closing - Our Collective Path Forward

  • Michael Thompson, President & CEO, National Alliance of Healthcare Purchaser Coalitions