Thrive365 empowers individuals with Type 2 Diabetes or Pre-Diabetes to take a more active role in the improvement of their own health by providing them with the right information, tools and support team to manage their disease, and live happier and healthier lives.
Mark Carter is the President of Springwater Ventures, LLC and a Senior Advisor with Health Works Group (www.healthworksgrp.com), a national health care consulting firm specializing in strategy, planning, valuation and litigation support services. Mark is the former Chief Executive Officer of Passport Health Plan, a large provider-owned Medicaid plan operating in Kentucky. During Mark’s tenure as CEO, Passport grew from 160,000 members and revenues of $800 million to 320,000 members and revenues of $1.9 billion. Among other roles, Mark served as Chief Financial and Administrative Services Officer for a $1 billion health system and was a Partner with Ernst & Young, LLP, where he led the Kentucky and Southern Ohio Health Care Consulting Practice. Mr. Carter’s leadership resulted in growth in employment and revenues in each role. He has also been an active contributor to the community in which he lives, having helped establish two business coalitions focused on growing the health related economy in Louisville. Mark served as the initial chair of the most recent of those efforts, the Louisville Health Care CEO Council. He has also been a consistent and effective volunteer and currently serves on the Boards of Spalding University, Simmons College, Supplies Overseas and the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky. He believes Thrive365 will improve health and save lives and is committed to its success.