Agenda At-A-Glance


Monday, June 3

8:00 am - 5:30 pm

The I/DD Executive Summit

  • Ray Wolfe, J.D., Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
1:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Succeeding With Value-Based Reimbursement: An OPEN MINDS Executive Seminar On Organizational Competencies & Management Best Practices For Value-Based Contracting

  • Ken Carr, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS

Tuesday, June 4

7:30 am - 8:30 am

Registration & Networking Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:00 am

Welcome & Announcement Of Results From The 2019 OPEN MINDS Strategy & Innovation Executive Survey

  • Monica E. Oss, Chief Executive Officer, OPEN MINDS
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Opportunity & Innovation In The Autism Market: The Beacon Health Options Strategy

  • James Craig, LCSW, MBA, Vice President, Corporate Clinical- Autism Solutions, Beacon Health Options
10:15 am - 11:30 am

Thought Leader Discussion With James Craig, Corporate Vice President, Autism Services, Beacon Health Options

  • James Craig, LCSW, MBA, Vice President, Corporate Clinical- Autism Solutions, Beacon Health Options
  • Monica E. Oss, Chief Executive Officer, OPEN MINDS


Building A Specialty Primary Care Program: New Models For Consumers With Complex Conditions

  • Stacy DiStefano, Chief Strategy Officer, EVP Strategy & Business Development, Inperium, Inc. & Advisory Board Member, OPEN MINDS
  • Stephanie M. Murtaugh, MA, MBA, LPC, CADC, Director of Clinical Services, Pittsburgh Mercy
  • Tine Hansen-Turton, President & Chief Executive Officer, Woods Services


Building An Infrastructure For Data-Driven Performance: An Executive Guide For Success In A Value-Based Market

  • Ken Carr, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
11:45 am - 1:00 pm

How To Develop Alternative Payment Models: A Guide To Building Successful Bundled Payment Models

  • David Wawrzynek, MBA, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Elizabeth Woike-Ganga, LCSW-R, Chief Operating Officer, BestSelf Behavioral Health, Inc.
  • Tony Rajiv Juneja, M.D., MS, Founder/CEO of Manage Addiction Lifeline, Oriah Behavioral Health, Inc.


Self-Determination In The I/DD Market: Keys To Incorporating Consumer-Directed Care Into Your Services

  • Ray Wolfe, J.D., Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Dan Ohler, Vice President, State Government Programs, Optum Behavioral Health
  • Mollie Murphy, President, Applied Self-Direction


Building Scale Without A Merger: Independent Practice Association Models For Innovation

  • Stacy DiStefano, Chief Strategy Officer, EVP Strategy & Business Development, Inperium, Inc. & Advisory Board Member, OPEN MINDS
  • Elizabeth Mauro, LCSW-R, Chief Executive Officer, Endeavor Health Services
  • Matt Berg, NHA, Chief Executive Officer, LeadingChoice Network


Leveraging Pharmacy To Improve Medication Adherence & Impact Health Outcomes

  • Melissa Odorzynski, PharmD, MPH, Senior Vice President & General Manager, Medication Management Services, Genoa Healthcare
  • Fred Michel, Chief Medical Officer, SummitStone Health
  • Tom Sebastian, Chief Executive Officer, Compass Health
1:00 pm - 2:30 pm

Lunch On Your Own



Identifying Strategic Opportunities: Cultivating, Negotiating, & Decision-Making

  • Brad Branham, Technical Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer, Credible Behavioral Health Software
  • Chase Rowan, Special Assistant to the Chief Executive Officer, Credible Behavioral Health Software


Grafton’s Journey Into Measurable Patient Success

  • Matt Chamberlain, Chief Operating Officer, Welligent
  • Jeremy Ulderich, Director of Education Consultation and Development, Grafton Integrated Health Network
  • Scott Zeiter, Executive Vice President/Chief Operation Officer, Development, Grafton Integrated Health Network
2:30 pm - 3:45 pm

Taking Action On Social Determinants: New Social Support Models For Consumers With Complex Conditions

  • John F. Talbot, Ph.D., John Talbot, Ph.D., Vice President, Corporate Strategy, Jefferson Center for Mental Health, & Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Amber Rich, Community Partnership Specialist, Intermountain Healthcare
  • Angela Choberka, Community Partnership Specialist, Intermountain Healthcare
  • Tracy Luoma, Executive Director, Optum Salt Lake County, Optum Consumer Solutions Group


Finding The Right Partner: A Guide To Starting The Merger, Acquisition & Affiliation Process For Non-Profit Organizations

  • Joseph P. Naughton-Travers, EdM, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Frank Baumann, Chief Operating Officer, BayMark Health Services, Inc.
  • Joe Getch, MBA, MS, Chief Operating Officer, PRS, Inc.
  • Regina Widdows, President & Chief Executive Officer, SERV Behavioral Health Systems, Inc.
  • Wendy Gradison, LCSW, President & Chief Executive Officer, PRS, Inc.


Beyond Suicide Risk Assessment: Adopting A Comprehensive Solution To Rising Suicide Rates

  • Carol Clayton, Ph.D., Translational Neuroscientist, Relias
  • Christopher Reist, M.D., MBA, Chief Population Health Strategy, Care Management Technologies, Relias
  • Rola Aamar, Ph.D., LMFTA, Clinical Effectiveness Consultant, Behavioral Health, Relias


2019 Behavioral Health Trends Report, Second Edition Launch Event

  • Stacy DiStefano, Chief Strategy Officer, EVP Strategy & Business Development, Inperium, Inc. & Advisory Board Member, OPEN MINDS
  • Darryl Donlin, LCSW, MBA, Vice President, Client Partnerships, Beacon Health Options
  • Princess Little, LCSW-C, Behavioral Health Product Strategy Lead, Cigna
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Preparing I/DD & Other Long-Term Care Organizations For Managed Care - Implications For Consumers, Health Plans, & The Rest Of Us

  • Ravi Ganesan, President & CEO, Core Solutions, Inc.
  • Tonya Copeland, Vice President, IDD Services & Employment & Community First CHOICES, UnitedHealth Care
  • Patrick Maynard, Ph.D., Chief Executive Officer, I Am Boundless, Inc.
  • Prasad Thottempudi, MS, Managing Director, Deloitte Consulting
  • Ray Wolfe, J.D., Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Executive Networking Reception

Wednesday, June 5

7:30 am - 8:30 am

Executive Networking Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:30 am

Harnessing The Power Of Analytics To Create Innovative Solutions For Complex Consumers

  • Lynda Zeller, Senior Behavioral Health Fellow, Michigan Health Endowment Fund
9:45 am - 11:00 am

Thought Leader Discussion With Lynda Zeller, Senior Behavioral Health Fellow, Michigan Health Endowment Fund

  • Lynda Zeller, Senior Behavioral Health Fellow, Michigan Health Endowment Fund
  • Joseph P. Naughton-Travers, EdM, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS


Addressing The Opioid Crisis: An Opportunity For Innovation In Serving High-Risk Consumers

  • John F. Talbot, Ph.D., John Talbot, Ph.D., Vice President, Corporate Strategy, Jefferson Center for Mental Health, & Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Devin A. Reaves, MSW, Co-Founder & Executive Director, Pennsylvania Harm Reduction Coalition
  • Paul Bacharach, President & Chief Executive Officer, Gateway Rehab
11:00 am - 11:30 am

Refreshments & Raffle Prize Drawing In The Institute Exhibit Hall

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

What Does It Take To Outlast The Disruptors? Building A New Strategy For A New Market

  • Monica E. Oss, Chief Executive Officer, OPEN MINDS
2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

How To Develop A Strategic Plan: An OPEN MINDS Executive Seminar On Best Practices In Strategy, Portfolio Management, & Scenario-Based Planning

  • Ray Wolfe, J.D., Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS

Thursday, June 6

8:00 am - 4:00 pm

The OPEN MINDS Consumer Engagement Technologies Summit

  • Christopher Williams, MA, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Andrea Auxier, Ph.D., Senior Vice President, Product Development, New Directions
  • Chris Thompson, MHA, Chief Operating Officer, Monarch
  • Davis Park, Executive Director, Front Porch Center for Innovation & Wellbeing
  • Larry Smith, CPRSS, Chief Operating Officer, Grand Lake Mental Health Center, Inc.
  • Neal A. Bowen, Ph.D., Chief Mental Health Officer, Hidalgo Medical Services