Michael Ell, MBA, MAcct, FACHE
Director, Business Development
Michael Ell is a director of business development covering the Western and Northwest portions of the U.S. In this role, he helps self-insured employers improve the value of their benefits through Employers Health’s group purchasing solutions, particularly its $1 billion pharmacy benefits program.
He is board certified in health care management as a Fellow of the American College of Health Care Executives (FACHE). Additionally, he received a letter of commendation from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration for his outstanding achievements in the field of suicide prevention. Prior to joining Employers Health, Michael served the health care industry in numerous roles as an administrator and consultant. He most recently worked as a health care finance consultant for REDW, working on multimillion-dollar projects to develop and audit health care financial systems. He also served as treasurer and chair of the finance committee for the New Mexico Healthcare Executives.
Michael obtained a Bachelor of Arts in International Business from Eckerd College, his MBA from the University of South Florida and his Master of Accounting from the University of New Mexico. He currently serves on the board of the Colorado Association of Healthcare Executives.