Matthew Steffens is the committee chair. He resides in rural Minnesota and purchases his health insurance on the individual market. He is the director of consulting services for Experienced Insurance Advisors of Hibbing, MN, with more than 25 years of experience in the health insurance industry. His clients include employers and individuals across the Iron Range who are looking to purchase health insurance through the marketplace.
Grace Aysta resides in the Twin Cities and receives her health insurance through her large employer. She is a 3D printing coordinator at the University of Minnesota Bakken Medical Devices Center, and is pursuing a degree in physiology.
Matthew Flory resides in the Twin Cities and receives his health insurance through his large employer. He is a state health systems manager with the American Cancer Society. Matt is the president of the Minnesota Public Health Association and a board member for the MN Community Health Worker Alliance and the Colon Cancer Coalition. He is also a consumer representative on the Measurement and Reporting Committee for Minnesota Community Measurement and a steering committee member for the Minnesota Cancer Alliance.
Leigh Grauman resides in the Twin Cities and receives her health insurance through her small employer. She works as the director of training and policy implementation for Portico Healthnet.
Kim Johnson resides in rural Minnesota and purchases his health insurance on the individual market. He is the owner of Team Powdercoating, a business that formerly participated in SHOP through MNsure.
Richard Klick resides in the Twin Cities and receives his health insurance through both Medicare and the Veterans Administration. Richard works as a health insurance broker with Richard Frank Klick Agency.
Ann McIntosh resides in the Twin Cities and she and her family purchase their health insurance on the individual market. She is the founder of McIntoshMD, a health care consumer education, empowerment and advocacy company, and works as a locum tenens emergency physician.
Kate Onyeneho resides in the Twin Cities and receives coverage through private insurance. She is the president/CEO of the Center for Africans Now in America, Inc., and a MNsure-certified navigator with All Star Academy.
Jamie Rancour resides in rural Minnesota and receives her health insurance via her large employer. She is a MNsure-certified navigator with Mille Lacs Band of Ojibwe's Circle of Health program.
Denise Robertson resides in Greater Minnesota and receives her health insurance through her small employer. She is a MNsure-certified navigator and the southeast Minnesota regional coordinator for Health Access MN.
Kathleen Saari resides in rural Minnesota and receives her health insurance via a public program. She is a self-employed small business owner.
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