Lindy Hinman leads the Health Plans and Providers Practice.
In this role, she focuses on bringing the expertise of Avalere to national and regional health plans across all lines of business and providers including integrated delivery networks, academic medical centers, post-acute providers and long-term care organizations.She specializes in providing strategic and analytic insight on issues related to commercial health plan operations, Medicare, Medicaid, the Affordable Care Act and payment and delivery reform.Prior to joining Avalere, Lindy played a key leadership role as chief operating officer for Connect for Health Colorado, establishing the nonprofit organization as a successful state-based health insurance marketplace. Prior to that, she was the director, Office of Healthcare Reform at Horizon BlueCross of New Jersey, leading the HealthCare Reform Transformation team. Lindy has also served as vice president of America’s Health Insurance Plans, helping develop key policy positions for the industry leading up to the passage of health reform legislation. Early in her career, she served in the White House Office of Management and Budget.Lindy holds an MA of health services administration from the University of Michigan and a BA in history and biology from Washington University in St. Louis.