Michael Cotton

Strategic Advisory Board member

CEO, Providence Health Plan

Mike Cotton joined Providence Health Plan as chief executive officer in 2015. With more than 25 years’ experience in healthcare, Mike provides strategic leadership for Providence Health Plan’s commercial, self-funded, Medicare, and Medicaid programs. Prior, Mike was vice president and chief operating officer for Humana and held executive management roles with Evolent Health and Alere Health. In addition, Mike has led provider sponsored health plans affiliated with University Hospitals Health System and Premier Health System. Mike graduated from Cleveland State University, earning an MBA in healthcare administration, and holds a certificate of executive healthcare management from Case Western Reserve University.

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