The CONCERN Board of Directors proudly announces the appointment of new Board member Jon Kunkle. Mr. Kunkle will officially join the Board for the March Board meeting.
Mr. Kunkle is currently the Chief Financial Officer for Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of the Mid-Atlantic States. In this role, he oversees financial planning and analysis, capital planning, decision support, accounting, finance operations, and revenue cycle for the Maryland, Washington, D.C., and Northern Virginia markets. In addition to this role, Mr. Kunkle is also serving as the Executive for the Medicaid line of business covering more than 75,000 members.
As a key member of the executive leadership team, Mr. Kunkle is responsible for driving strategic business decisions to maximize the financial performance and community benefit of the region.
Previously, Mr. Kunkle worked at Aetna where he held the position of Chief Financial Officer for Aetna’s national Individual Business with nearly $4 billion in annual revenue, including responsibility for Aetna’s Public Healthcare Exchange Strategy.
Mr. Kunkle was also responsible for Aetna’s Commercial Risk Management Operations Department with accountability for more than $1 billion in financial statement impact across Commercial Individual and Small Group products.
Committed to helping others, Mr. Kunkle also currently serves on the board of Blue Laurel, Inc., a start-up company focused on empowering patients to take a more active role in their personal health.
Mr. Kunkle holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from The Pennsylvania State University. He and his family reside in Montgomery County, Maryland.