Julie received her formal clinical training as a Registered Nurse at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. Her business degree is from Regis University in Denver, Colorado. Julie’s experience collaborating with healthcare organizations and industry stakeholders drives her expertise in care management, quality office system redesign programs, value-based reimbursement programs and critical knowledge of Patient Centered Medical Home (PCMH), Accountable Care Organizations (ACO) and Health Information Technology (HIT). She managed Colorado’s Multi-payer PCMH initiative in 2008 and implemented Colorado ONC funded Beacon Primary Care Transformation program. Julie joined Anthem in 2011 to develop and implement Anthem’s Transformation program which is provided to groups participating in value based payment models. Julie is Staff VP, Care Delivery Transformation at Anthem. She oversees Anthem’s participation in the Comprehensive Primary Care Initiative. Julie serves as Executive Committee Liaison to the Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative (PCPCC), and in this role works in partnership with PCPCC’s board, stakeholder centers and executive committee to enhance communication and help guide PCPCC’s strategic direction. She is on the Editorial Board for Medical Home News. Julie serves on NCQA’s Clinical Program Committee.