Health Section – 2019 Leadership

Mission Statement

The purpose of the section shall be to prepare health actuaries for positions of leadership and promote the relevance of health actuaries in the marketplace by:

  • Providing relevant educational opportunities and member communications
  • Facilitating practical research, and
  • Continually expanding the marketplace relevance of the health actuary brand.


Karen Shelton, Chairperson

Jackie Lee, Vice-Chairperson

Joan Barrett, Secretary/Treasurer

Council Members

Deana Bell

Ashlee Borcan

Casey Hammer

Geoffrey Hileman

Marilyn McGaffin

Rick Pawelski

Margie Rosenberg

Kwame Smart

Kelsey Stevens

Newsletter Editor

Marilyn McGaffin

SOA Staff

Joe Wurzburger, Staff Partner

Ladelia Berger, Section Specialist

Julia Anderson Bauer, Staff Editor