Seth Serxner

Chief Health Officer and Senior Vice President of Population Health, OptumInsight

Contact Information

425 Market Street
12th Floor
San Francisco, CA 94105
Seth Serxner brings the breadth of his experience in academia, industry and consulting to his role as Chief Health Officer and Senior Vice President of Population Health for OptumHealth Care Management. His versatile skill set ensures processes and outcomes that improve health for clients in all markets. Seth’s deep knowledge of behavior change, population health and measurement allow him to visualize and deliver on program innovation. He has more than 25 years of experience in health and productivity management and has published more than 30 articles. Seth came to OptumHealth from Mercer’s Total Health Management specialty, where he served as partner and senior consultant for nine years. During his tenure there he established himself as a national expert on behavior change, program design and measurement. He spent a decade each in academia and private industry before becoming a consultant. He was vice president of research at StayWell, where he established the industry?leading market research program for developing and marketing consumer health materials and programs. He has held academic positions with the University of Hawaii Medical School, the Cancer Research Center of Hawaii and the University of California, Irvine. Dr. Serxner earned a Master of Public Health from the University of California, Los Angeles, and a doctorate from the University of California, Irvine, where his research focused on health promotion and disease prevention in social ecology.

Discounts, Total Cost of Care and Beyond 2019 CCA Annual Meeting (October 29, 2019)

What Will it Take to Make You Change? 2014 CCA Annual Meeting (October 22, 2014)


The Conference of Consulting Actuaries (CCA) serves only as a clearinghouse for providing a list of its members and their specific areas of practice. The information appearing with each members name regarding their practice areas was furnished by the member and has not been independently verified in any way by the CCA. Neither the CCA nor its officers, members, or staff make any warranties or representations as to the professional competency of these individuals. Each person who is considering the use of the services of an actuary listed is advised to make an independent judgment regarding their choice of persons whose services they wish to utilize.