Craig Gaites

Texas Market President

Craig has spent the past decade working with key players from across the healthcare landscape to develop and implement strategies for value-based care transformation. In his role as President, Craig serves as the strategic leader of the Texas Market. He is responsible for coordination across the technology, product, and commercial functions to continually refine and deliver high quality solutions to enhance care coordination, care gap management, and member experience to both payers and providers.

Prior to joining Equality Health, Craig held several roles in the areas of growth strategy, strategic partnerships, and business development at Lumeris. Most recently he was responsible for driving health plan strategy in the Northeastern and Mountain regions of the United States through Lumeris’ relationship with Mutual of Omaha. Previously, Craig served as a leader of Lumeris Advisory Solutions where he advised both providers and payers in matters including value-based contracting, population health services organization design, and development of payer-provider joint ventures.

Craig began his career as consultant at the firm Bain & Company and has also held strategy and development roles at Evolent Health and CVS Health. He holds an MBA and a MS in Public Policy and Management from Carnegie Mellon University, as well as a Bachelor of Science in Biological and Environmental Engineering from Cornell University.