Executive Vice President, Business Development

Dannette Coleman

Meet Dannette

Dannette is a senior health insurance executive responsible for advising customers on how to leverage the full breadth and value of the HealthRules solutions suite to transform their organizations. Dannette is responsible for the Accounts Management team and for developing new business opportunities within HealthEdge. She has more than 25 years of experience in the health insurance industry. She was previously Senior Vice President and General Manager for Individual Business at Medica, where she oversaw the implementation of HealthRules in addition to being responsible for the growth and development of all aspects of the business unit, including product, pricing, claims, sales, enrollment, billing and member experience. Dannette joined Medica in 1992 and had roles in Customer Service, Consumer Affairs, Quality Improvement, Government Programs and Public Policy, prior to taking on P&L responsibility. She has held a number of leadership positions within her community, including board chair of the TwinWest Chamber of Commerce, a member of the Minnesota Women’s Economic Roundtable (MWER), and a board member of Fraser, an organization that provides services to children and adults with special needs. She also has been appointed to serve on numerous health care task forces including the of the Minnesota Exchange Advisory Task Force and the Minnesota Health Care Financing Task Force. Dannette holds a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Wisconsin – Madison, and a Masters of Business Administration degree from the University of St. Thomas.

 

5 Things You Didn't Know About Dannette

If I could have any one superpower, it would be...

The ability to fly – make my commute from Minneapolis to Boston a lot easier

My first job was...

I was a call center representative.

Currently at the top of my bucket list is...

To golf at St. Andrew's

My first concert was...

Culture Club

The weirdest thing I've ever eaten is...

Sheep’s eye and coagulated blood