Exchange Board Members

Ron SimsRon Sims

Exchange Board Chair

In June 2014, Ron Sims was appointed by Gov. Inslee as Chair of the Washington Health Benefit Exchange Board. Ron prev … Read Full Bio

 

Benjamin DanielsonBenjamin Danielson, M.D.

Medical Director at the Odessa Brown Children’s Clinic

Benjamin Danielson was appointed by former Gov. Gregoire to the Washington Health Benefit Exchange Board in Decem … Read Full Bio

 

Diane ZahnDiane Zahn

Retired Secretary-Treasurer of United Food and Commercial Workers Local 21

Diane Zahn was appointed by Gov. Inslee to the Washington Health Benefit Exchange Board in January 2016. Diane served … Read Full Bio

 

Don ConantDon Conant, Ph.D.

General Manager at Valley Nut and Bolt

Don Conant was appointed by former Gov. Gregoire to the Washington Health Benefit Exchange Board in December … Read Full Bio

 

Hiroshi NakanoHiroshi Nakano, MBA

Director of Managed Care, Valley Medical Center

Hiroshi Nakano was appointed by Gov. Inslee to the Washington Health Benefit Exchange Board in January 2014. Hiroshi … Read Full Bio

 

Mark StensagerMark Stensager

Retired Health System Administrator

Mark Stensager was appointed by Gov. Inslee to the Washington Health Benefit Exchange in December 2014. Mark serves … Read Full Bio

 

Melissa Cunningham

Melissa Cunningham, J.D.

Corporate Counsel, Physicians Insurance

Melissa Cunningham was appointed by Gov. Inslee to the Washington Health Benefit Exchange Board in January … Read Full Bio

 

Phil DyerPhil Dyer

Senior Vice President at Kibble & Prentice/USI

Phil Dyer was appointed by former Gov. Gregoire to the Washington Health Benefit Exchange Board in December … Read Full Bio

 

Ex-Officio Board Members

Louis McDermott

Interim, Director of the Washington State Health Care Authority

Lou was appointed by Governor Jay Inslee in June 30, 2017 … Read Full Bio

 

Mike KreidlerMike Kreidler

Washington State Insurance Commissioner

Mike Kreidler is Washington’s eighth insurance commissioner, first elected in 2000 and re-elected to his fourth term in 2012 … Read Full Bio