ACN’s executive leadership team brings both experience and passion to their roles. This is a unique team that has bonded over their mission to improve the health of our most vulnerable patients.
ACN is on the leading edge of population health, so we value innovation. There’s a true entrepreneurial spirit among our team. We are constantly testing, refining and improving our programs, always measuring against how they will serve the Quadruple Aim. Because of our success, similar organizations across the country often reach out to ACN executives for their perspectives and guidance.
CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Conley Cervantes accepted the role of CEO with Arizona Care Network in March 2020 following two years as a member of the ACN joint venture board. With over 25 years of healthcare experience, Conley is passionate about helping providers improve patient care and succeed. For the last 10 years, Conley has led value based program strategy and operations for Tenet Healthcare, including its Medicare ACOs and clinically integrated networks across 12 states, serving nearly 500,000 covered lives.
Conley’s experience includes negotiating on behalf of hospitals, outpatient centers and employed physicians with leading national and regional payers. Conley has served on numerous industry leadership boards, including the Federation of American Hospitals and the Texas Hospital Association. She is also an advocacy leader for organizations that support people living with autism spectrum disorder.
Todd Ricotta, MHSA, MBA
Chief Operating Officer
As Chief Operating Officer for Arizona Care Network, Todd leads network development, support and improvement initiatives, and drives successful partnerships and strategies. He also navigates the complexities of meeting the requirements of Medicare ACO contracting.
Todd joined ACN in 2013 and has worked in the healthcare industry since 1995, holding various hospital administration, health plan and business development roles in the not-for-profit, for-profit, public and private sectors. He earned a master’s in business and a master’s in health services administration from Xavier University in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Dan LeClair, CPA
CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER
Dan LeClair has been improving accounting processes and contributing his contracting expertise since he joined ACN in 2018. Dan serves as the executive leader for finance, analytics and key accounts. Dan is the primary contact for executing value-based contract negotiations. He also serves as ACN’s lead for quality and population health pharmacy initiatives. In addition, he works closely with the CFOs at Dignity Health and Abrazo Health, ACN’s joint venture owners.
Prior to joining ACN, Dan served as director of financial reporting and risk management for Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota for five years. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree from Minnesota State University – Moorhead and is a Certified Public Accountant.
Jami J. Berger, BSN, RN, MBA
Executive Director, Operations
As the Executive Director of Operations, Jami Berger provides leadership and direction for the organization’s operational success, including human resources, compliance, facilities management, project management, and the Care Coordination team. She is an enthusiastic promoter of ACN’s mission, vision and values.
Prior to joining ACN, Berger spent more than a decade working in nursing and quality management positions at VA Medical Center. She later moved on to serve as Director of Medical Quality for BCBS of North Dakota, Director of Care & Delivery Management for Noridian Healthcare Services, LLC, and Director at SPH Analytics where she developed/managed technology to support alternative payment models. Berger earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from North Dakota State University in Fargo and a master’s degree in business administration with an emphasis on healthcare from the University of Mary in Bismarck, ND.