Chief Executive Officer
Ken is a lifelong Connecticut resident with over 35 years of experience in the health care arena. As CEO of CHCACT, Ken is responsible for overall leadership, direction and administration of all Association activities and regulatory requirements.
Previously, he was the Chief Executive Officer of HealthyCT (the Connecticut based health insurance CO-OP). His vision for HealthyCT was to develop a progressive health plan that facilitates the delivery of efficient, evidence-based medical care through a consumer-focused and patient-centered health care delivery model.
Ken was also a Principal at KRLHealth, LLC. The firm provides advice and assistance to public and private sector clients on issues including: health policy; payment reform; risk assessment & mitigation; network development; and patient-centered approaches to population health management. He was also the past Executive Director of the Connecticut State Medical Society-IPA (CSMS-IPA), a 7,000-physician member independent practice association. Prior to that position, Ken held numerous management positions throughout a 17-year tenure at Norwalk Hospital and was co-owner of Cranbury Pharmacy in Norwalk.
Ken has been a member of the Norwalk Board of Health since 1994.