Alec Cunningham has more than two decades of both government and industry leadership experience in Medicaid, Medicare and other publicly funded healthcare programs. He has a proven track record designing and launching some of the most innovative government-focused health care initiatives for the nation’s leading managed care companies.
Cunningham joined ConcertoHealth after serving for four years as CEO of WellCare Health Plans, which provides managed care services targeted to government-sponsored health care programs. He led the company through a sustained period of record profitability and also held a range of progressively expanding leadership and business development roles, including serving as President of WellCare’s largest operating division prior to his promotion to CEO. Cunningham joined WellCare’s executive team as Vice President of Business Development, leading the company to secure significant new Medicaid contracts in Georgia, Ohio, and Hawaii.
Prior to WellCare, Cunningham was Vice President of Business Development and Compliance at WellPoint Health Networks, Inc., overseeing national development and management of health care products for state-sponsored programs. He also worked for the Governor of Oklahoma and the Oklahoma Health Care Authority, during the development and implementation of the state’s first Medicaid managed care program.
Cunningham earned his Master of Business Administration from the University of Southern California and an undergraduate degree in Economics from Oklahoma State University.