GoHealth Urgent Care Team

Todd Latz

Chief Executive Officer

Todd Latz Chief Executive Officer

Todd W. Latz is the Chief Executive Officer of Access Clinical Partners (ACP), a national urgent care provider seeking to revolutionize the way consumers access and experience healthcare. ACP develops and operates its "GoHealth" next generation urgent care centers in a seamlessly integrated manner with its market leading health system partners. GoHealth centers cultivate a culture of care, and deliver an effortless patient experience and superior value by providing care at a significant discount to emergency departments. ACP and GoHealth are backed by TPG, one of the world's leading private investment firms with over $65 billion of capital under management.

Prior to joining ACP, Mr. Latz served as the CEO of MedQuest, Inc., a leading owner, operator and manager of diagnostic imaging facilities, with over 75 centers in 8 states. MedQuest also provides management and billing services to hospitals, physician practices and ambulatory surgery centers.

Before joining MedQuest, Mr. Latz practiced law at King & Spalding LLP in Atlanta Georgia, where he focused on public and private company securities matters, mergers and acquisitions and corporate governance, as well as the representation of issuers and underwriters in a variety of capital raising transactions.

Mr. Latz is a member of the State Bar of Georgia. He received his Bachelor of Arts degree, summa cum laude, from Duke University and was then awarded a Fulbright Scholarship where he was affiliated with the Universität Leipzig in Germany. Mr. Latz received his Juris Doctor from the University of Virginia School of Law and was a member of the Virginia Law Review and Order of the Coif.

Tom Oram

Chief Financial Officer

Tom Oram Chief Financial Officer

Bio coming soon!

Bob Kinard

Chief Operating Officer

Bob Kinard Chief Operating Officer

Bob Kinard is the Chief Operating Officer of GoHealth.  Prior to joining GoHealth, Bob was an Executive Vice President with Schumacher Clinical Partners, a leading provider of Emergency Room and Hospitalist practices.  Bob also served as Vice President and COO, Physician Services at at Vanguard Health Systems, and was also the SVP and Chief Administrative Officer at e+ CancerCare.  Previously, Bob served as Vice President and CFO of ConnectivHealth, as well as Chief Corporate Development Officer at Passport Health Communications.  Bob earned a BS degree from Florida State University and an MBA from the University of Alabama.

Gary Weatherford

Chief Customer Officer

Gary Weatherford Chief Customer Officer

Gary Weatherford is Chief Customer Officer of GoHealth. Gary has over 25 years’ experience in consumer-focused retail operations. Before joining GoHealth, Gary was Managing Director of Global Operations for Les Concierge, a private equity-backed global concierge company. Gary was previously Chief Operating Officer of Bare Escentuals, where he led the operational performance improvement that accelerated the company’s 25x pre-IPO valuation increase. Gary was also Executive Vice President of Operations for innovative home goods retailer Cost Plus World Market, where he oversaw the opening of 237 stores in 27 states. Gary holds a Bachelor's degree from San Francisco State University and an MBA from the University of San Francisco

Alison Van Lear

General Counsel

Alison Van Lear General Counsel

Alison Van Lear is General Counsel of GoHealth. Prior to joining GoHealth, Alison was Deputy General Counsel of MedQuest Associates, Inc., a leading owner, operator and manager of diagnostic imaging facilities, with a network of approximately 75 imaging centers in eight states. Alison represented MedQuest and its parent company, Novant Health, Inc., in a transactional capacity advising on mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures, management arrangements, intellectual property matters and payor contracting.
Before joining MedQuest, Alison practiced law at King & Spalding LLP in Atlanta, Georgia for ten years, where she focused on strategic corporate transactions, including public and private company mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and capital raising transactions.
Alison graduated from the University of Virginia with a Bachelor of Arts in International Affairs. She received her J.D., cum laude, from the University of Georgia School of Law and served as a legal intern with the International Atomic Energy Agency, a division of the United Nations, in Vienna, Austria.

Pernille Bruun-Jensen

Chief Marketing Officer

Pernille Bruun-Jensen Chief Marketing Officer

Pernille Bruun-Jensen is the Chief Marketing Officer of GoHealth Urgent Care. She is a well-rounded, experience-centric business operator and world-class marketer with proven growth and innovation trajectory in Consumer Products, Healthcare and Technology, who aims to transform the customer experience yet again.

Prior to joining GoHealth Urgent Care, Pernille was the Vice President of Digital Marketing at Sutter Health, one of the nation’s leading not-for-profit healthcare networks with an annual revenue of over $12B. While at Sutter, she raised the bar by improving the digital customer journey, delivering 5x consumer engagement improvement across multiple service lines and ultimately growing online revenue by 2x, with a double-digit return on investment. A key advocate for online reputation management, Pernille transformed social care and elevated physician and organization reputation, while also transforming the care conversation through storytelling.

As CMO of NetBase, a provider of social listening and analytics, Pernille built her social media skills working with Forbes 1000 companies to build business value and growth via social, and through acting as company spokesperson at digital and social innovation events.

Prior to NetBase, she led the dramatic turn-around of the global software giant Intuit UK’s operation as Country Manager, where she grew revenue more than 3x, achieved the number one retail position and drove 4x new customer growth. Under her leadership, the UK operation was recognized as the #1 Best Small Workplace by Great Place to Work Institute. She also spearheaded Marketing for the global expansion of Intuit QuickBooks across more than 80 countries.

Pernille has also held senior positions at Johnson & Johnson, including Marketing Director for Europe, Middle East and Africa for the consumer healthcare business LifeScan, as well as Johnson’s Baby Innovation, and adult and teen skincare. She started her career with Kraft Foods.

She holds an MBA in International Management and Marketing from the European business school, ESCP-EAP Europe (formerly EAP), speaks multiple languages and currently resides in California, USA, with her family.

Boyd Faust

Chief Strategy Officer

Boyd Faust Chief Strategy Officer

Boyd Faust is Chief Strategy Officer of GoHealth. Boyd has over 25 years’ experience in healthcare. Unknown Object Before joining GoHealth, Boyd was CFO for Titan Health Corporation (acquired by United Surgical Partners), a national surgery center development and management company focused on joint ventures with leading health systems. Previously, Boyd has served as COO of National Surgical Care, COO of Alliance Care, SVP of a $1B multi-hospital integrated healthcare system, and Senior Manager in Ernst & Young’s Healthcare Consulting Group. Boyd holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Texas at Austin and a Master’s degree from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Dev Ashish

Chief Information Officer

Dev Ashish Chief Information Officer

Dev Ashish is Chief Information Officer for GoHealth.

Prior to joining GoHealth, Dev was Executive Director of Revenue Cycle for Dupage Medical Group, where he oversaw all revenue-related functions for 500+ multi-specialty physicians. Prior to Dupage, Dev spent 10 years with leading EHR vendor Epic Systems, where he oversaw technical and professional services and revenue cycle functions. Dev holds a Bachelor's degree from Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, a Master's degree from Clarkson University, and an MBA from the University of Chicago Booth School of Business.

Jeff Pendino

Chief Administrative Officer

Jeff Pendino Chief Administrative Officer

Jeff Pendino is Chief Administrative Officer of GoHealth. Jeff has over 20 years of experience in healthcare.

Prior to joining GoHealth, Jeff was VP of Operations for MedQuest Associates, Inc., a national radiology provider which operates a network of over 80 imaging locations and does management and consulting for hospital systems. While at MedQuest, Jeff was responsible for regional field operations and marketing as well as enterprise revenue cycle, IT, payor contracting, purchasing and report services. Jeff also was business leader for the design, development and implementation of custom RIS and revenue cycle software applications designed for operational efficiency. Previously, Jeff worked for Surgical Services, Inc., a former division of Teleflex Medical, where he led a team that provided surgical instrumentation and video leasing programs to large hospital systems and surgical centers nationally. Jeff holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of Missouri – Columbia.

Tim Smith

VP of Business Development

Tim Smith VP of Business Development

Tim Smith is the Vice President of Business Development for GoHealth and leads the new partnership development and M&A activities for the company. Tim has over 20 years’ experience in working in multi-site, partnership focused healthcare companies.

Prior to joining GoHealth, Tim was the SVP of Business Development for Alliance Oncology overseeing the growth of new health system partnerships. Before joining Alliance, Tim held leadership positions in both operations and business development for AMSURG, the nation’s largest surgery center operator. Tim has a Bachelor’s degree from Lipscomb University in Nashville.

Andy Biga

Senior Vice President Human Resources

Andy Biga Senior Vice President Human Resources

Prior to GoHealth, Andy held multiple positions at JetBlue Airways on the talent team and lead all hiring in his most recent role. In addition, Andy oversaw talent management with responsibilities for performance management, executive succession planning, high potential assessment, and career development for the company. Andy built the people analytics function at JetBlue to better connect the customer experience with the crewmember experience through data.

Before joining JetBlue, Andy lead the people analytics work at Procter and Gamble, delivering research-based solutions for 125,000+ employees. Andrew has taught graduate level courses at New York University and completed his PhD in Industrial-Organizational Psychology from the University of South Florida.

John Larson

Senior Director, Provider Recruitment

John Larson Senior Director, Provider Recruitment

John Larson is the Senior Director of Provider Recruitment for GoHealth.

Prior to joining GoHealth, John was the Vice President of Physician & Advanced Practitioner Recruitment & Retention at Carolinas HealthCare System. John has also held recruitment leadership roles with other leading health systems including the Alexian Brothers Health System and Advocate Dreyer Medical Center in Chicago, as well as with Baystate Health, the Western Campus of Tufts University School of Medicine in New England. John has a dual Bachelor’s in Marketing and Management from Northern Illinois University School of Business and a Master’s in Healthcare Administration from Des Moines University.

Chuck Kruger

California Market President

Chuck Kruger California Market President

Chuck is the Market President for Dignity–GoHealth Urgent Care and is leading the development and management of our centers in the San Francisco Bay Area. Chuck has operational and business development experience in a number of growth-oriented, private equity-backed ancillary and ambulatory healthcare service lines. Prior to joining GoHealth he was the Vice President of Operations and Business Development for Physical Rehabilitation Network (PRN), a California based owner of outpatient physical therapy and hand therapy centers. During his 11 years with PRN, Chuck led the company’s expansion into 10 new states, acquiring or starting over 125 new centers. Prior to joining PRN, Chuck was the Co-Founder and Vice President of Business Development for Perigon Medical, a medical products distribution company that he helped grow from start-up to locations in 13 states. Chuck began his career in investment banking and private equity in New York and Los Angeles after earning degrees in both Human Biology and Economics from Stanford University.

Sarah Arora

New York Market President

Sarah Arora New York Market President

Sarah is the Market President for Northwell Health–GoHealth Urgent Care and leads the development and operational management of our New York centers. Prior to joining GoHealth, Sarah held a number of strategic and operational positions in healthcare firms. She served in McKinsey & Company’s Healthcare Systems & Services practice, where she led lean operational turnarounds for multi-billion dollar health systems. Sarah also worked for healthcare IT firm Castlight Health and venture capital firm Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers. Sarah holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees from Stanford University and an MBA with Honors from Harvard Business School.

David Palkovich

Mercy-GoHealth Market President

David Palkovich Mercy-GoHealth Market President

David Palkovich is the Market President for Mercy – GoHealth Urgent Care, and currently leads the development and operational management of our Mercy – GoHealth centers in the Midwest. Prior to joining GoHealth, David was the VP of Radiology for Novant Health, a large North Carolina based healthcare system, where he was responsible for [30] diagnostic imaging centers and [12] radiology departments across [3] states. During David’s 20 years in healthcare leadership, he has also held senior management roles in outpatient diagnostic imaging, orthopedic practice management, and has experience in wide variety of healthcare services through various management consulting engagements. David earned his undergraduate degree from the University of South Florida and his MBA from Nova Southeastern University.

Kirsten Jones

Connecticut Market President

Kirsten Jones Connecticut Market President

Kirsten Jones is Market President for Hartford Healthcare—GoHealth Urgent Care and leads the development and operational management of our Connecticut centers. Prior to joining GoHealth, Kirsten was the South Carolina Regional Vice President for MedQuest Associates, Inc., a national radiology provider that operates a network of independent diagnostic testing facilities. During her 20-year tenure with MedQuest, Kirsten held numerous operational positions that enabled her to grow and direct center operations from inception to full operational capacity, and she also led key strategic and value-driving enterprise initiatives. Kirsten holds a Bachelor’s degree from the University of North Georgia.