Meet MediGold's Senior Leadership Team

  Mike Demand, PhD

Mike Demand is the President and CEO of MediGold, where he brings extensive knowledge in the areas of health care analytics, health services operations, strategy development and general management. Click here to read more

  Chuck Alvarado

Chuck Alvarado brings more than 20 years of Medicare Advantage know-how to his role as Chief Administration Officer at MediGold. Over the years he has served in clinical operations and medical management as well as operations in both large and small start-up health plans. Click here to read more

 Matt Barrett, LPN, MBA

Matt Barrett serves MediGold as the Vice President, Network Management. With more than 20 years' experience in medical management, provider relations, contracting and network management, he has a firm grasp on the spectrum of care a provider gives and a member receives. Click here to read more

Jamie Benedict

Jamie Benedict is the Vice President, Chief Strategic Growth Officer at MediGold. She has served as a medical data analyst, manager of operations and quality control, and director of support services, risk arrangements and medical delivery systems since joining the company in 2009. Click here to read more

Juan Fraiz

Juan Fraiz brings 35 years of in-depth financial and operational knowledge to his role as Vice President, Finance at MediGold. Juan joined the organization in March 2017 and is successfully leading financial stewardship. Click here to read more

  Karen Phillippi, RN, BSN, MBA, ACM

Karen Phillippi serves MediGold as Vice President, Health Services where she leads the quality, case management and utilization management departments. Karen has held various nursing roles over the past 18 years including nine years at the bedside and another nine in case management and leadership. Click here to read more

Larry Pliskin, JD

Larry Pliskin serves MediGold as Vice President, Compliance and Governance. With a strong legal, compliance and regulatory background, and nearly 20 years as a health care executive, Larry provides strategic oversight and direction to the business as it successfully navigates the highly-regulated world of health care, and specifically Medicare Advantage. Click here to read more

Greg Wise, MD, FAAFP

Dr. Greg Wise is the Chief Medical Officer and Medical Director of MediGold, and a Full Fellow of the American Academy of Family Physicians. He also serves as the Department Chairman of Family Medicine at Mount Carmel East hospital. Click here to read more

Updated 10/2017