Presenter Information

Jordan Paulus, FSA, MAAA
Consulting Actuary
Milliman

Jordan is a consulting actuary with the health practice in the Denver office of Milliman. His experience includes pricing and filing for qualified health plans under the Affordable Care Act, HHS federal risk adjuster strategy, and product development for exchange-offered plans. Jordan does extensive work in financial reporting and actuarial attestations for annual statements. Further, he has considerable experience with reserve modeling, including IBNR, premium deficiency reserves (PDR), and federal MLR rebate reserves. Jordan also has focuses on supporting health plans with large group initiatives, including pricing, underwriting, and competitive strategies. Prior to joining Milliman, Jordan worked in employee benefits consulting, primarily developing strategies for large self-insured employers in light of healthcare reform.

Mary Kindel Van der Heijde, FSA, MAAA
Principal and Consulting Actuary
Milliman Inc

Mary Kindel Van der Heijde is a principal and consulting actuary with the health practice in the Denver office of Milliman. Van der Heijde has been heavily involved in healthcare reform, with focus on ACA products for the individual and small group commercial markets. Van der Heijde works extensively on individual and small group pricing and leads the development of Milliman's Medical Underwriting Guidelines. She has recently done significant work assisting insurers in the individual market, including pricing, design, medical underwriting implementation and other market and competitive considerations. She has also worked in areas of predictive modeling, including risk adjusters, lifestyle based analytics and other tools to enhance initial underwriting.