Quartz Board Chair Bill Farrell announced the appointment: “The Quartz Health Plan Boards are thrilled to appoint Christine Senty to the role of Quartz President and CEO. In her interim capacity, Christine kept Quartz moving in the right direction and ensured stability while positioning the company for continued smart growth. She thoroughly understands the business and has excellent relationships with all of Quartz’s provider owners.”
Senty has over 25 years of experience in managed care. Prior to her interim appointment, she served as Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary since 2015.
“I’m honored to have the opportunity to continue to lead Quartz’s passionate, talented staff who are deeply dedicated to the members we serve,” said Senty. “I am grateful for this vote of confidence from the Quartz Board of Directors and am confident that Quartz will continue to provide our members with outstanding service as we work towards our mission of empowering our members and all the communities we serve to create a life well-lived.”
Prior to joining the Quartz leadership team, Senty held positions as General Counsel and Corporate Compliance Officer at Dean Health Plan in Madison, Wisconsin and was Associate General Counsel at Midwest Security Life Insurance Company in Onalaska, Wisconsin. Senty has been an adjunct faculty member at the University of Wisconsin Law School and at the University of Wisconsin La Crosse.
“Christine truly appreciates the importance of employee engagement and wants every employee to understand how they connect to Quartz’s mission of igniting the power to create a life well-lived,” added Farrell. “The Board is confident that under Christine’s leadership, we will continue to deliver the exceptional service Quartz is known for among our members and in the communities we serve.”
Senty has been serving as Interim President and CEO since April 2023.
Quartz Health Solutions, Inc. (Quartz) is jointly owned by Advocate Aurora Health, Gundersen Health System, UnityPoint Health, and UW Health. The company manages four provider-owned health insurance plans: Quartz Health Benefit Plans Corporation, Quartz Health Plan Corporation, Quartz Health Plan MN Corporation, and Quartz Health Insurance Corporation. As a third-party administrator, Quartz also services self-funded health plans. Through an extensive provider network, Quartz focuses on local, community-based health care and services for customers who live in Wisconsin, Illinois, Iowa, and Minnesota. Quartz Health Solutions, Inc., Quartz Health Benefit Plans Corporation, Quartz Health Plan Corporation, Quartz Health Plan MN Corporation, and Quartz Health Insurance Corporation are separate legal entities. For more information, visit QuartzBenefits.com.