Meet Our Leadership Team

We win through our people, and enlist the brightest minds to help us accomplish our mission of helping patients get the medication they need to live healthy lives.

Matt Scantland CEO & Co-Founder

Matt Scantland

CEO & Co-Founder

Matt Scantland is Co-Founder and CEO of CoverMyMeds, the nation’s largest electronic prior authorization platform.

As CEO, Matt is responsible for overall company leadership and growth. He brings a product and technology perspective to the management team, and helps drive the company’s innovation strategy.

Matt and Co-Founder Sam Rajan started CoverMyMeds to help patients get the medications they need to live healthy lives. Through its innovative products and partnerships with the nation’s largest health plans, pharmacies, providers and clinical systems, CoverMyMeds helps millions of patients access their needed medications each month.

Prior to co-founding CoverMyMeds, Matt was co-Founder and president of a software development company in Columbus that served large health care companies. Matt is active in Columbus’ business, civic and technology communities, and is an enthusiastic supporter of the growing entrepreneurial ecosystem in Columbus.

Sam Rajan Co-Founder

Sam Rajan

Co-Founder

Sam is Co-Founder of CoverMyMeds and is responsible for vertical strategy and sales. Prior to CoverMyMeds, Sam headed clinical operations at MemberHealth in charge of direction for clinical management for more than one million seniors and managed the prescription drug spend of the company. While at MemberHealth, Sam implemented clinical programs that resulted in winning the 2008 URAC Gold Medal for Tier-1 PBMs.

Michelle Brown Leadership Initiatives

Michelle Brown

Leadership Initiatives

Michelle joined the company in 2008 and during that time has managed customer support, account management and recruiting, among many other departments.

Michelle’s career has focused on high-growth companies primarily in health care and technology. Prior to CoverMyMeds, Michelle spent several years driving start-up growth with Into Great, and served as VP of Operations for ExpressMed, a high-growth HME provider, where she was responsible for customer service, billing, distribution, marketing and all acquisition integrations. She speaks frequently on topics ranging from entrepreneurship and innovation, to maximizing the contribution of women in health care IT.

Alan Scantland Senior Advisor

Alan Scantland

Senior Advisor

Alan Scantland is Senior Advisor to CoverMyMeds. He has an outstanding history of leading high-growth companies including MemberHealth, Express-Med and Battelle.

Alan is a five-time Inc.500 | 5000 award recipient, including consecutive years with CoverMyMeds, and was awarded Inc.’s #1 overall company with MemberHealth in 2007.

He volunteers significant time to mentoring startup companies on strategy development, growth management and communications.

Scott Gaines COO

Scott Gaines

COO

As COO of CoverMyMeds, Scott oversees our marketing, shared technologies and provider solutions vertical.

Scott has extensive business development, consulting and implementation experience in health IT, with a focus on EHR integration. Prior to joining CoverMyMeds, Scott spent 9 years with Hyland, creator of OnBase, where he most recently led the expansion of the company’s health care practice into international markets.

Scott is active in the health IT industry and currently serves as a board trustee for BioOhio and the Central & Southern Ohio chapter of HIMSS.

Michael Bukach, R.Ph. Senior Advisor

Michael Bukach, R.Ph.

Senior Advisor

Prior to CoverMyMeds, Michael served as VP of Pharmacy Operations for Cardinal Health/Medicine Shoppe, before joining MemberHealth in 2005. There he helped develop the 3rd largest Medicare Part D program in the country as SVP of Pharmacy Operations, responsible for the 65,000-pharmacy network and the prior authorization group.

Erica Conroy, Ph.D. VP, Specialty

Erica Conroy, Ph.D.

VP, Specialty

As VP of Specialty Business, Erica and her team are responsible for delivering new specialty solutions that create value for patients, providers, pharmacists, payers and life science companies, with the ultimate goal of helping more patients get the critical medications they need.

Erica joined CoverMyMeds in 2014 as Director of Product Development, where she led the company’s first innovation team to take on major market opportunities by leveraging the CoverMyMeds network and technology. She played an instrumental role in advancing patient access and care, therapy operations and business development while exceeding all operational directives. Erica’s proven ability to drive business operations is fueled by her passion to help patients get the medications they need to live happier and healthier lives.

Michael Bettini SVP, Pharma

Michael Bettini

SVP, Pharma

Michael brings 20 years of sales and finance experience in the health care and technology industries to his leadership of the sales and account management teams.

He has a proven track record of success and leadership in high pressure sales and private-equity driven organizations.

Before joining the team at CoverMyMeds, Michael served as General Manager of Ti Squared Technologies and VP of Finance for Advantis Medical.

Alan Pendergrass VP, Finance and Enterprise Intelligence

Alan Pendergrass

VP, Finance and Enterprise Intelligence

Alan is the VP of Finance and Enterprise Intelligence at CoverMyMeds, responsible for ensuring obtainment of prior authorization forms for the company’s health care provider portal. Alan’s position focuses heavily on reporting, analytics, trending and forecasting.

Prior to CoverMyMeds, Alan served as Director of Analytics and Outcomes at MemberHealth/Universal American — a large Medicare Part D insurer.

Mark Osoteo Senior Director, Business Information Security Officer (BISO)

Mark Osoteo

Senior Director, Business Information Security Officer (BISO)

As Director of Information Security & Privacy Officer, Mark is responsible for driving the strategic direction of the privacy, risk, compliance and information security functions of the organization.

Mark has 20 plus years of experience focused on server and network engineering, IT consulting and enterprise architecture.

Before coming to CoverMyMeds, Mark served as Lead Sales Engineer at Salesforce.com and Sales Engineer and Team Lead at Hyland Software.

Perry Lewis VP, Industry Relations

Perry Lewis

VP, Industry Relations

Perry is VP of Industry Relations for CoverMyMeds, with a focus on pharmacy association engagement and leading advocacy efforts in both the state and federal arena pertaining to electronic prior authorization (ePA).

Perry has spent more than 30 years successfully managing relationships in the PBM and independent and chain pharmacy environment supporting community pharmacy initiatives, initiating strategy for network development and product management.

He is actively involved in state and federal health care advocacy roles. He previously worked for McKesson AccessHealth as AVP PBM Relations contracting and supporting development of networks for independent chains.

Ryan Tarzy VP, Strategy & Business Development, Provider

Ryan Tarzy

VP, Strategy & Business Development, Provider

Ryan has over 15 years of experience as a founder or executive of digital health startups.

In 2003 he co-founded MediKeeper, one of the early pioneers in digital health. He was also the co-founder of Playful Bee, an early childhood development startup with the mission of delivering children to Kindergarten healthy and prepared for school.

Prior to CoverMyMeds, he served as SVP of Business Development for PokitDok and VP of Business Development at Healthline Networks.

Chrissy Hand VP, Marketing

Chrissy Hand

VP, Marketing

As VP of Marketing at CoverMyMeds, Chrissy leads the team responsible for the strategy and execution of marketing campaigns across all areas of the business.

Chrissy began her career in agency and has been responsible for growing marketing programs and teams in corporate and high-growth company environments. She has spent her career building brand awareness and customer acquisition and loyalty programs for brands in the health care, consumer packaged goods and gaming industries.

Darla Bogler VP, Sales & Business Development, Payer

Darla Bogler

VP, Sales & Business Development, Payer

Darla has over 25 years’ experience in the health care industry with a focus on the managed markets sector since 2000.

As VP of Sales and Business Development within the payer vertical at CoverMyMeds, Darla is responsible for the strategic expansion of solutions in the Plan/PBM market.

Prior to joining CoverMyMeds in 2013, Darla held various leadership roles within pharmaceutical companies including Organon, Schering Plough and Merck. Her proven success record has allowed CoverMyMeds to establish a leading presence in the health care IT market.

Veronica Knuth VP, Talent

Veronica Knuth

VP, Talent

Veronica leads our talent management team which includes recruiting, organizational effectiveness, learning and development, compensation & benefits, human resources and employee and community engagement. 

Prior to joining CoverMyMeds, Veronica spent much of her career at L Brands where she held a variety of roles in human resources and accounting.  She is a member of HRACO (Human Resources Associates of Central Ohio) and SHRM (Society for Human Resource Management).

David Holladay President

David Holladay

President

David Holladay is the President of CoverMyMeds.

Previously, David served in various executive leadership roles within the payer and PBM industry over the past two decades. He served as President of Government Pharmacy services at Cigna HealthSpring and served in multiple leadership roles within Humana Pharmacy, providing strategic leadership and responsibility for all parts of the Medicare and Medicaid pharmacy business.

David brings over 17 years’ experience in the health care space to CoverMyMeds and is an active member of the National Council for Prescription Drug Programs (NCPDP), American Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) and the Nashville Health Care Council.

Michael Grauwels VP, Pharma Sales

Michael Grauwels

VP, Pharma Sales

As VP of the Pharma Sales Team, Michael brings a proven track record of sales success to CoverMyMeds. He has more than two decades of increasing responsibilities in sales and sales leadership roles at pharmaceutical and medical device organizations including Conceptus, Schering-Plough and Pfizer.

Michael is also responsible for leading our Pharma manufacturer’s sales partnerships to help their patients get the medication the provider prescribed.

Caitlin Graham VP, Core Network

Caitlin Graham

VP, Core Network

Caitlin leads the CoverMyMeds Core Network business unit where she is responsible for working with providers, pharmacy chains, system vendors and industry partners.

Caitlin has been part of the CoverMyMeds team for over seven years, having previously led the provider account management, implementation and analytics teams. During that time, she advised some of the top health systems in the U.S., launched CoverMyMeds’ first EHR partnerships and helped grow the CoverMyMeds platform to over 600,000 users.

Caitlin is a board member of HIMSS (Health Information Management Systems Society), wellness advocate and passionate supporter of CoverMyMeds’ mission to help patients get the medication they need to live healthy lives.