Driven by his entrepreneurial spirit, John was part of the original investment team that acquired Carenet in 2004. He brought with him a vision of helping the healthcare industry deliver exceptional member and patient experiences that ultimately improve care, outcomes and costs. John is an innovator in the field of healthcare consumer influence and has grown Carenet Health to be a leading healthcare engagement, clinical, telehealth and advocacy solutions provider supporting 50 million consumers annually. He has received a number of national awards, including the EY Entrepreneur of the Year. His work in improving healthcare engagement includes partnering closely with the leadership of more than 100 of the nation’s premier health plans. Prior to Carenet, John created West Corporation Outbound in San Antonio, Texas. The company quickly became a market leader.
Follow Me on LinkedInA seasoned consumer engagement executive, Mick collaborates with CEO John Erwin and the senior leadership team to advance the company’s mission of unlocking healthcare value through consumer empowerment and connection. Prior to Carenet, Mick enjoyed a successful 28-year tenure at West Corporation, where he served as president of numerous entities including West Business Solutions (WBS). In that role, he led 25,000+ team members across the globe. In 1990, he collaborated with John to launch West Outbound. Starting with a single client, they grew the business to exceed $200 million in revenue in 10 years.
Follow Me on LinkedInAs Chief Sales Officer for Carenet Health, Rhonda leads the sales teams to include Go to market, acquisition, strategic, engineering and sales operations. Rhonda is an experienced industry leader with over 30 years’ experience in solution orchestration for digital first experience offers in coordination with intellectual capital and CX analytics for some of the most prestigious consumer & healthcare brands around the globe. Prior to Carenet Rhonda was a sales leader with AT&T, 22 years with West Corporation and most recently with Teleperformance.
As Chief Operating Officer, Christopher brings his 20+ years of consumer and client engagement expertise to Carenet Health, guiding all facets of service delivery and client operations. Prior to joining Carenet, he served as executive integration advisor for Sitel Group and chief security officer at Sykes Enterprises (acquired by Sitel Group). During his more than 20 years at Sykes, Christopher also directed high-performance teams in client management, operations and strategic planning in the U.S. and Asia. He is a graduate of the University of Texas at Austin and has served on prestigious advisory boards, including the Forbes Technology Council.
Follow Me on LinkedInAs EVP, People Services, Robin provides the leadership, management and vision necessary to ensure Carenet continues to grow as a people–first organization. This critically important role leads our organization’s commitment to world–class talent and human capital management. Robin joined Carenet in July 2020, bringing more than 30 years of experience managing human resources organizations across multiple industries, including energy, technology and professional services. Before Carenet, she was executive vice president of human resources and finance at MTVP Power Corporation, a high–tech clean energy company. Robin earned a bachelor’s degree in human resource management from Baker College in Flint, Michigan, and she holds numerous professional certifications.
Follow Me on LinkedInAs EVP of Service Delivery at Carenet Health, Skip Hanson leads the operations, product, and client success teams that support the company’s communication solutions business. Skip is an experienced operational leader with over 30 years of experience leading teams across various business functions during start-up, high-growth, and mature company phases. He has deep experience in the BPO and technology sectors including executive leadership roles at Mosaic, West, and Anderson Consulting. Before joining Carenet, Skip was SVP of Strategic Alignment at Mosaic and prior to that was the President of West Interactive Services where he strategically repositioned the business from selling a "technology" to becoming a "customer experience" business.
Follow Me on LinkedInHolly's profound understanding of customer-centric strategies and experience in sales has consistently propelled revenue growth, expanded market reach, and cultivated long-term client relationships. As EVP of Sales, she also brings significant experience in the contact center outsourcing and BPO space, most recently serving as Senior Vice President of Healthcare Strategy, driving growth, and expanding her organization's presence in the healthcare sector. Prior to that, she played a pivotal role as Senior Director of Healthcare, achieving impressive business signings and exceeding targets through her expertise in solution design, complex solution selling, and senior client relationship management.
Follow Me on LinkedInDavid joined Carenet Health in January 2022 as an experienced global IT executive in the healthcare, telecom and retail industries. As EVP-Technology, he is charged with ensuring that our organizational goals are well aligned with the kinds of progressive technology that drive continuously higher company and client performance. Prior to Carenet, he served as chief operating and chief technology officer at PhyzData Healthcare Solutions, and earlier as CIO at Acelity. He has also held several key positions at Inter-Tel and 3M – KCI. David is an Arizona State University graduate with a B.S. in applied mathematics, and he received his MBA from Regis University.
Follow Me on LinkedInA strategic financial architect and CPA with an analytical eye, Scott has played a significant role in Carenet’s outstanding growth since joining the company in 2008. In 2013, Scott received the Best CFO & Financial Executive Award from the San Antonio Business Journal. He began his career as a tax consultant with an internationally recognized accounting firm and has previously served as vice president, controller and treasurer for a multi-national aircraft manufacturer.
Follow Me on LinkedInVikie drives Carenet’s achievement of industry-renowned client partnerships, leads the company in unifying client initiatives across the organization and ensures the delivery of high-performing solutions. Vikie joined forces with CEO John Erwin at Carenet in 2005. In 2013, she was awarded the San Antonio Business Journal Women’s Leadership Award for Corporate Leadership. A seasoned executive, Vikie has nearly 25 years of experience developing and executing consumer engagement strategies. Prior to Carenet, she was client services vice president at West Corporation, where she managed many of the company’s key business relationships.
Follow Me on LinkedInIn her role as EVP of Service Delivery at Carenet Health, Wendi Summers provides leadership for account management and service delivery, focusing on supporting Carenet’s rapid growth and continuous operational optimization. Wendi is an accomplished leader and problem-solver with 25+ years of experience in operations, organizational expansion and customer relationship management. Prior to joining in Carenet in 2022, she served as Vice President – Client Management and Development for Sitel Group, where she led high-performing teams and more than 5,000 customer service professionals at onshore, nearshore and offshore contact centers. Earlier at Sykes Enterprises, Incorporated (recently acquired by Sitel Group), Wendi held a range of key strategic positions, including Vice President – Global Account Operations, Senior Director – Global Account Operations, Client Services Director and Call Center Director.
Follow Me on LinkedInMichael joined Carenet in December of 2021 as the COO of a digital health technology company that Carenet acquired and has continuously expanded his role since then. In his role as EVP of Shared Services he leads the training, workforce management, continuous improvement, contracting, procurement and real estate functions in our continuously growing organization. Michael brings a breadth of experience from his 25+ years leading teams across a wide variety of functions within healthcare – with deep expertise in operations and technology. Prior to joining Carenet, Michael held officer level roles within several start-ups as well as senior executive roles with UHG R&D, Blue Shield of California and HealthNet.
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