LAAHU Symposium Speakers
Founder at E Powered Benefits
With 21+ years in the Employee Benefits space, I can assure you my experience doesn't get in the way of thinking outside the box in this Transformative time in the Health Insurance and Employee Benefits Landscape.
Dr. James Cruz
Senior Medical Director at Blue Shield of California Promise Health Plan
Dr. Cruz has dedicated his career to serving California’s diverse communities of color. Dr. Cruz is currently the Sr. Medical Director for Blue Shield of California Promise Health Plan. Promise Health Plan is Blue Shield of California’s Medi-Cal (Medicaid) health plan.
RN, BSN, BA, MBA
Founded Holistic Caring in 2016 to bridge the gap between conventional and cannabis medicine through education, guidance, and supportive care for patients with product choices, dosages, interactions, and timing.
Appointed as the Director of the newly established LA Civil + Human Rights and Equity (LA Civil Rights). Mayor Eric Garcetti appointed Ms. Maddox to the position in February 2020 to address systemic racism and bias in the areas of commerce, education, employment, and housing.
Founder and CEO
David Reid has over 30 years of experience in the employee benefits and group insurance industry and was one of the earliest adopters of technology as an integral strategy for employers in the late 1990s.
Regional Wellbeing Practice Leader at Humana
At Humana, our cultural foundation is aligned to helping members achieve their best health by delivering personalized, simplified, whole-person healthcare experiences. Recognizing healthcare needs continue to evolve for each person, for each family and for each community, Humana continuously creates innovative solutions and resources that help people live their healthiest lives on their terms –when and where they need it.