As Executive Director of Mental Wellbeing Network, Rich is responsible for leading the development and operational execution of Aetna’s strategy for national and alternative contracting with mental health providers, with a focus on innovative and value-based contracting.
During his 8 years at Aetna, Rich has served in a variety of strategy and executive facing roles within our Specialty, Commercial, and Mental Wellbeing businesses. Outside of his professional responsibilities, Rich is passionate about mental health advocacy and acceptance, including supporting community programs that serve individuals with developmental and intellectual disabilities in the greater New Haven area.
Rich is a Certified Public Accountant, holds an MBA from the University of Connecticut and a Master of Science degree from Fairfield University. He resides in Connecticut along with his wife and joyful young son.