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Monday, September 20

8:00 am - 5:30 pm

The OPEN MINDS Mergers, Acquisitions, & Affiliations Summit: Improving Competitive Advantage In The ‘Next Normal’

  • Jeremy Gelber, M.D., Senior Managing Director, Centerbridge
  • Derry Holland, Chief Executive Officer, Oaks Integrated Care
  • Jonathan Morphett, Managing Partner, Avondale Partners, LLC
  • Todd Rudsenske, Partner, Webster Equity Partners
  • Luanne Welch, Chief Executive Officer & President, Easterseals UCP North Carolina & Virginia
  • Richard P. Yanoski, Jr., Corporate Vice President of Business Development, Merakey
  • Ken Carr, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Joseph P. Naughton-Travers, EdM, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
12:00 pm - 4:30 pm

How To Build An SDoH Foundation Within Your Whole-Person Care Organization: An Executive Luncheon & Forum Sponsored By NextGen Healthcare

  • Javier Favela, Vice President of Solutions, Behavioral Health, NextGen Healthcare
  • Dr. Jennifer Bolduc, Vice President, Population Health, NextGen Healthcare
  • Dr. Michael Franczak, Director of Population Health, COPA Health
1:00 pm - 4:15 pm

Aligning Your Board To The New Sustainability Challenge: An OPEN MINDS Seminar On Non-Profit Management

  • Ray Wolfe, J.D., Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Kimberly Bond, MS, LMFT, Executive Vice President, OPEN MINDS
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Executive Networking & Welcome Reception

Tuesday, September 21

7:30 am - 8:30 am

Executive Networking Breakfast

8:30 am - 9:00 am

Welcome Address & Announcements of A Snapshot Of The 2021 Executive Talent Survey: Trends In Specialty Provider Organization Executive Compensation & Retention

  • Monica E. Oss, Chief Executive Officer, OPEN MINDS
9:00 am - 10:00 am

Leading A Technology Transformation—Tech & Analytics To Improve The Consumer & Clinical Professional Experience

  • Angela L. Perri, Chief Medicare Officer, UPMC Health Plan
10:15 am - 11:30 am

Maintaining Your Organization’s Culture In A Virtual Environment

  • Jill Beveridge, M.Ed., Director Of Mental Health Services, Services Access & Management, Inc.
  • Veronica Pilon, Deputy Director Of Mental Health Services, Service Access & Management, Inc
  • Kimberly Bond, MS, LMFT, Executive Vice President, OPEN MINDS
10:15 am - 11:15 am

Thought Leader Discussion

  • Angela L. Perri, Chief Medicare Officer, UPMC Health Plan
  • Monica E. Oss, Chief Executive Officer, OPEN MINDS
11:45 am - 1:00 pm

Motivating & Energizing Your Mid-Level Leaders

  • Jim Fiorenzo, MBA, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Melissa Fox, MHA, FACMPE, FACHE, Chief Operating Officer, Acenda Integrated Health

Supporting The Behavioral Health System During The Pandemic & Planning For The ‘Next Normal’: The Role Of The Government

  • Elinore F. McCance-Katz, M.D., Ph.D., Chief Medical Officer, Rhode Island Department of Behavioral Health, Developmental Disabilities, and Hospitals, & Eleanor Slater Hospital
  • David Blaszczak, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Positioning For Success - General John Buford & The High Ground: The Beginning Of The Battle Of Gettysburg

  • Robert Prosperi, Licensed Battlefield Guide, Gettysburg
  • Ken Carr, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm

Lunch On Your Own

2:30 pm - 4:00 pm

Succeeding With Risk-Based Reimbursement - How To Prepare

  • Joseph P. Naughton-Travers, EdM, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Kimberly Bond, MS, LMFT, Executive Vice President, OPEN MINDS
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

The Gettysburg Museum & Visitor Center Night At The Museum & Networking Reception

  • Wayne Motts, President & Chief Executive Officer, Gettysburg Foundation

Wednesday, September 22

7:00 am - 8:00 am

Start Your Day With Yoga!

  • Joseph P. Naughton-Travers, EdM, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
8:00 am - 9:00 am

Executive Networking Breakfast

9:00 am - 10:00 am

Innovative Programs That Demonstrate Positive Outcomes For The SMI Population

  • Carole Matyas, Vice President Operations, Sunshine Health Plan
10:15 am - 11:15 am

Thought Leader Discussion Session With Carole Matyas, Vice President Operations, Sunshine Health Plan

  • Carole Matyas, Vice President Operations, Sunshine Health Plan
  • Jim Fiorenzo, MBA, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
10:15 am - 11:30 am

How To Build A Strategy For Success: Best Practices In Portfolio Management, & Service Line Decisionmaking

  • Luanne Welch, Chief Executive Officer & President, Easterseals UCP North Carolina & Virginia
  • Richard Louis, III, Vice President West Region, OPEN MINDS
  • Paul M. Duck, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Lunch On Your Own


Go From IDK To In The Know: Tips To Improve Your Digital Acumen

  • Neal Tilghman, MPA, General Manager, Integrated Care, Netsmart
  • Timothy Snyder, Jr., Chief Marketing Officer, OPEN MINDS
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Strategic Decision-Making In Times Of Change - Colonel Joshua Chamberlain & Little Round Top: Defending The Union Line

  • Col. Fred Wieners, USAF, Licensed Battlefield Guide, Gettysburg National Military Park
  • Joseph P. Naughton-Travers, EdM, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
1:15 pm - 4:30 pm

The New CFO Challenge: An OPEN MINDS Seminar On Keeping Your Cost In Sync With Your Rates In A Changing Market

  • Ken Carr, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Ray Wolfe, J.D., Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
1:15 pm - 2:30 pm

Women In Leadership: An Open Discussion On The Challenges & Opportunities

  • Casey Bell, Chief Operating Officer, OPEN MINDS
  • Kimberly Bond, MS, LMFT, Executive Vice President, OPEN MINDS
  • Meena Dayak, Executive Vice President, OPEN MINDS

Transform Your Integrated Health Care Practice

  • Kirk Masters, Chief Business Development Officer, Health Information Management Systems (HiMS)
2:45 pm - 4:00 pm

Lessons Learned During The Pandemic – The Payers Perspective

  • Carole Matyas, Vice President Operations, Sunshine Health Plan
  • Elizabeth Holsinger, Senior Account Director, Aetna Resources For Living/Aetna Behavioral Health , Aetna
  • Richard Louis, III, Vice President West Region, OPEN MINDS
  • Sharon Hicks, MBA, MSW, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

Executive Networking Reception

  • Monica E. Oss, Chief Executive Officer, OPEN MINDS
  • Casey Bell, Chief Operating Officer, OPEN MINDS
  • Timothy Snyder, Jr., Chief Marketing Officer, OPEN MINDS
  • John Seymour, Executive vice President, OPEN MINDS
  • Kimberly Bond, MS, LMFT, Executive Vice President, OPEN MINDS
  • Meena Dayak, Executive Vice President, OPEN MINDS
  • Richard Louis, III, Vice President West Region, OPEN MINDS
  • Ken Carr, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Ray Wolfe, J.D., Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Joseph P. Naughton-Travers, EdM, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS

Thursday, September 23

6:30 am - 8:00 am

Walk The Battlefield With Author & Retired U.S. Army Colonel Jeffrey McCausland, Ph.D.

  • Jeffrey D. McCausland, Ph.D., Author, Visiting Professor Dickinson College
8:00 am - 9:00 am

Executive Networking Breakfast

9:00 am - 10:00 am

What Can Modern Leaders Learn From Leadership During The Battle Of Gettysburg?

  • Jeffrey D. McCausland, Ph.D., Author, Visiting Professor Dickinson College
9:00 am - 12:15 pm

Aligning Your Board To The New Sustainability Challenge: An OPEN MINDS Seminar On Non-Profit Management

  • Ray Wolfe, J.D., Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Kimberly Bond, MS, LMFT, Executive Vice President, OPEN MINDS
10:15 am - 11:30 am

Thoughtleader Discussion Session With Jeffrey D. McCausland, Ph.D., Author, Visiting Professor Dickinson College & Co-Author Colonel Tom Vossler

  • Jeffrey D. McCausland, Ph.D., Author, Visiting Professor Dickinson College
  • Tom Vossler, Co-Author, Battle Tested! Gettysburg Leadership Lessons For 21st Century Leaders
  • Jim Fiorenzo, MBA, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Joseph P. Naughton-Travers, EdM, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS

Incorporating Innovation Into Everyday Operations: A New Leadership-Driven Strategy For Sustainability

  • Paul M. Duck, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Meena Dayak, Executive Vice President, OPEN MINDS
10:15 am - 11:15 am

See The Whole Patient With One Integrated Solution

11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Lunch On Your Own

12:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Leading In Times Of Uncertainty—Generals Lee & Longstreet At Pickett’s Charge: The High-Water Mark Of The Confederacy

  • Terry G. Fox, Licensed Battlefield Guide, Gettysburg
  • Kimberly Bond, MS, LMFT, Executive Vice President, OPEN MINDS
12:30 pm - 3:45 pm

The New CFO Challenge: An OPEN MINDS Seminar On Keeping Your Cost In Sync With Your Rates In A Changing Market

  • Ken Carr, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Ray Wolfe, J.D., Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
1:00 pm - 2:15 pm

When Technology Becomes Integral To Strategy: Leading In A Virtual Environment

  • Sharon Hicks, MBA, MSW, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • Laird Sapir, Vice President, Web Services, OPEN MINDS
  • Paul M. Duck, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Innovations In Personal Development: New Tools To Be A Better Leader

  • Paul M. Duck, Senior Associate, OPEN MINDS
  • John Seymour, Executive vice President, OPEN MINDS
3:45 pm - 4:30 pm

Leadership IQ Post-Pandemic – The Challenges Ahead & A Leadership Roadmap For Organizational Transformation

  • Monica E. Oss, Chief Executive Officer, OPEN MINDS