Ferris W. Taylor
Ferris W. Taylor is Executive Director of the HealthCare Executive Group (HCEG), a national network of thought leaders focused on innovation and technology to grow, share and reshape healthcare.
Prior to becoming Executive Director, Taylor served as Board Chair of HCEG and as the Chief Operating Office and Chief Strategy Officer of Arches Health Plan in Utah.
Earlier Taylor founded Pragmatic Health Care Solutions, a healthcare strategy and market positioning firm, and has served as VP of Payer Market Strategy at Optum, VP Marketing and Planning at Partners Healthcare’s North Shore Medical Group and head of Marketing Information Services at Harvard Pilgrim Health Care.
Taylor is a Brigham Young University graduate in Nuclear Physics with a minor in Spanish and an MBA in finance and quantitative economics. He also graduated from the GHAA/AHIP Executive Program in Managed Care in conjunction with the University of Missouri.