PacificSource Community Solutions has hired Lindsey J. Hopper, J.D., M.P.H., into a new role of vice president of Medicaid.
Hopper will work closely with the Central Oregon and Columbia Gorge health councils to advance the work of the PacificSource Community Solutions Coordinated Care Organizations (CCOs). She will also evaluate growth opportunities for Medicaid within PacificSource’s markets.
PacificSource’s CCOs serve more than 68,000 Oregon Health Plan members in Crook, Deschutes, Jefferson, Klamath, Hood River and Wasco counties.
“As the current executive director of the Central Oregon Health Council, Lindsey is already a known and trusted partner for many of our teams,” said PacificSource Health Plan’s Executive Vice President of Product Line Management Dan Stevens. “Her leadership and strategic vision will be a valuable addition to our executive management team.”
Hopper is an administrator and health law attorney who previously served as the executive director of the Central Oregon Health Council, the governing board for the Central Oregon CCO.
Before moving to Bend, she practiced health law in Denver, Colorado for Sherman & Howard L.L.C. Hopper graduated from Montana State University with a B.S. in Cell Biology and Neuroscience—Biomedical Sciences. She received her MPH and JD from the University of Minnesota.