Committees

Appeals Committee:  Conducts hearings, engages in findings of facts, and renders decisions.

Committee Member Name Labor Member Management Member
Lois Baxter, Appeals Officer X  
Jonathan French X  
Lewis Miller X  
Heather Perreault   X
Shonna Poulin-Gutierrez   X
Vacant   X

By-Law Committee:  Evaluates by-laws, determines the impact on the State group health and dental plans, and recommends policy solutions.

Committee Member Name Labor Member Management Member
Heather Perreault, Chair   X
Diane Bailey X  
Lois Baxter X  
Jonathan French X  
Kelly John    X
Shonna Poulin-Gutierrez   X

Finance Committee:  

Committee Member Name Labor Member Management Member
Frank Wiltuck, Chair   X
Diane Bailey X  
Cecile Champagne Thompson   X
Thomas Lamontanaro X  
Lew Miller X  
Heather Perreault   X

Legislative Affairs Committee: Evaluates legislative proposals, determines the impact on the State group health and dental plans, and recommends policy solutions. 

Committee Member Name Labor Member Management Member
Joanne Rawlings-Secunda, Chair   X
Diane Bailey X  
Lois Baxter X  
Jonathan French X  
Heather Perreault   X
Shonna Poulin-Gutierrez   X

Plan Design Committee: Researches issues and develops endorsements related to benefit design, copayments, coinsurance, collaborative purchasing, new products, and other topics which require analysis and recommendations.

Committee Member Name Labor Member Management Member
Jonathan French, Co-Chair X  
Heather Perreault, Co-Chair   X
Diane Bailey X  
Lois Baxter X  
Robert Omiecinski X  
Mara McGowen X  
Michelle Probert   X
Joanne Rawlings-Sekunda   X
Kim Vigue   X
Peter Marcellino X  
Cecile Champagne Thompson   X
James Russell   X
Shonna Poulin-Gutierrez (Advisor)    

Wellness Committee: Identifies the under utilization of preventive services and high-risk populations, determines the feasibility of health improvement strategies and recommends implementation.

Committee Member Name Labor Member Management Member
Robert Omiecinski, Chair X  
Laurie Doucette X  
Jonathan French X  
Kim Vigue   X
Heather Perreault   X
Shonna Poulin-Gutierrez   X
Angela Porter X  
Frank Wiltuck   X
Erica Brown, Wellness Coordinator (staff)