LEADING WITH VISION

OUR LEADERS

Our leaders are industry veterans who have enabled millions of people to successfully compare, select, enroll and engage in health coverage online. Read more about them below.

KRAIG McEWEN

President and CEO

ABOUT KRAIG...

Kraig McEwen has been a member of our board of directors since April 2017. Since January 2017, Mr. McEwen has served as the Executive Chair and Board Member of TrellisRx, Inc., a specialty pharmacy services company. Prior to TrellisRx, Mr. McEwen was Chief Executive Officer of Aesynt, Inc., a provider of medication management systems for health systems, from November 2011 through January 2016. Mr. McEwen serves on the private company Boards of Quantros, Inc., Alung, Inc., Cardiac Assist, Inc. Mr. McEwen holds a B.S. from Penn State University and an M.B.A. from University of Pittsburgh. We believe Mr. McEwen’s business leadership experience in the healthcare technology and services businesses make him a valuable member of our board of directors.

BRIAN LINDSTROM

Chief Financial Officer

ABOUT BRIAN...

Brian joins Connecture from Datica Health, where he served as Chief Operating Officer.  During his tenure, Brian oversaw financial, administrative, and services teams, helping to double recurring revenue year over year. Prior to this, he held roles as Chief Financial Officer and Controller at Influence Health and Epic Systems. With more than 20 years of financial and operational leadership experience, Brian has helped drive M&A activity and integrations, improved operating performance and created strong shareholder value for multiple companies.

FRANCES NAHAS

Chief Strategy Officer

ABOUT FRANCES...

Brian joins Connecture from Datica Health, where he served as Chief Operating Officer.  During his tenure, Brian oversaw financial, administrative, and services teams, helping to double recurring revenue year over year. Prior to this, he held roles as Chief Financial Officer and Controller at Influence Health and Epic Systems. With more than 20 years of financial and operational leadership experience, Brian has helped drive M&A activity and integrations, improved operating performance and created strong shareholder value for multiple companies.

STEPHANIE MEYER

Chief Marketing Officer

ABOUT STEPHANIE...

Stephanie has more than 20 years of experience driving marketing programs and growth teams in the financial services and healthcare industries. Stephanie joined Connecture from GE Healthcare, where she served as Head of Global Marketing Operations and was responsible for modernizing the function of marketing through strategic management of people, process and platforms. Prior to her position at GE, Stephanie held a variety of roles in strategic marketing, marketing operations, product management and product development.

As Chief Marketing Officer, Stephanie is responsible for facilitating growth, sales and  marketing strategies. She oversees Connecture’s product marketing, digital marketing and channel marketing teams.

LEA DEVILLERS

General Counsel

ABOUT LEA...

Lea has more than 15 years of experience providing healthcare and technology-related legal, policy, and compliance advice in the public and private sectors. Prior to joining Connecture, she was in-house counsel for a health insurance company, where she provided legal advice to the government programs business unit on a variety of transactional, regulatory compliance, and policy and legislative affairs matters. Lea also served as counsel for the Minnesota House of Representatives Health and Human Services Committee, where she provided legal, legislative, and policy advice to legislators in a nonpartisan office on a variety of healthcare related issues.

As General Counsel for Connecture, Lea is responsible for managing the legal affairs of the company.

GRANT HOFFMAN

GM Medicare Business Unit

ABOUT GRANT...

Robert is a proven Executive with over 25 years of experience in leading technology companies/divisions and transforming them into profitable, innovative entities that execute flawlessly. Numerous COO, CIO and CTO offices held with 3 successful business turnarounds and recently orchestrated a $30M exit to a Private Equity Group. He specializes in organizational management/design, project and portfolio management, product and technology roadmaps, implementation and operations.  Prior to joining Connecture, Robert was COO of Peoplenet, CIO of Aetna Population Health and prior to that, he held leadership positions at Molina, ACS/Xerox, and AT&T.  Bob received his BS in Electrical Engineering degree from the University of Florida and his MBA from Nova Southwestern University.

ROBERT BATES

GM Commercial Business Unit

ABOUT ROBERT...

Robert is a proven Executive with over 25 years of experience in leading technology companies/divisions and transforming them into profitable, innovative entities that execute flawlessly. Numerous COO, CIO and CTO offices held with 3 successful business turnarounds and recently orchestrated a $30M exit to a Private Equity Group. He specializes in organizational management/design, project and portfolio management, product and technology roadmaps, implementation and operations.  Prior to joining Connecture, Robert was COO of Peoplenet, CIO of Aetna Population Health and prior to that, he held leadership positions at Molina, ACS/Xerox, and AT&T.  Bob received his BS in Electrical Engineering degree from the University of Florida and his MBA from Nova Southwestern University.