GLENDALE, Ariz. (March 13, 2023) — Delta Dental of Arizona is pleased to announce that Matt Wandoloski, CEO of Paloma Healthcare Consulting LLC, has been named to the dental insurance company’s corporate Board of Directors.
"I am very honored and proud to serve on the board of Delta Dental of Arizona, and I am looking forward to being part of an organization that is so important to the health of Arizona,” said Wandoloski.
Wandoloski brings a wealth of experience to the role. In addition to his leadership position at Paloma Healthcare Consulting, a Phoenix-based strategic advisory firm focused on the healthcare industry, Wandoloski has spent almost the entirety of his decades-long career with health plans, delivery systems, and large self-funded employers. Notable roles include Blue Cross Blue Shield of Arizona as vice president of corporate strategy and informatics, CEO of United Healthcare of Southern Arizona and partner with Mercer. He currently serves as a director, advisor, and/or investor in several health-related innovative companies and investment funds, including Healthwell Acquisition Corp Inc. (Nasdaq: HWEL), Complia Health, and Solera Health. Additionally, he advises many innovative companies in the tech-enabled healthcare space. He has held board/advisor positions at Children’s Clinic for Rehabilitation Services, Healthcare Financial Management Association, and the Southern Arizona Leadership Council. Wandoloski has an MBA in finance from Long Island University and received United Healthcare Wharton CEO training.
“Matt is a seasoned healthcare executive with more than 25 years of experience in senior executive operating roles across the healthcare industry, and his demonstrated track record of driving profitable growth speaks for itself,” said Michael Jones, president and CEO of Delta Dental of Arizona. “These attributes, combined with his dedicated service as a healthcare advocate across Arizona, ensure that he will be invaluable to Delta Dental of Arizona as we work to create a path to better health and wellness."
About Delta Dental of Arizona
Delta Dental of Arizona is the leading dental benefits provider in Arizona, serving more than 1.3 million enrollees and more than 3,700 contracted dentists across the state. Passionate about oral health and its importance to generations of families, Delta Dental of Arizona has worked for over 50 years to improve oral health by emphasizing preventive care and making dental coverage accessible to a wide variety of employers, groups, and individuals. Since 2010, Delta Dental of Arizona, through its Foundation, gave over $16 million to support oral health education and disease prevention programs for underserved and uninsured communities across the state. For more information about Delta Dental of Arizona, visit www.deltadentalaz.com.