The PacificSource Executive Team

Ken Provencher, President and CEO

 
Ken Provencher

Ken Provencher serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of PacificSource, just the fifth CEO in the company's 80-year history. Immediately before his appointment to the post in 2001, Ken served as Vice President of Operations.

Prior to joining PacificSource in 1995, Ken served as vice president of VHA Upstate New York, a 15-hospital healthcare system. His background also includes experience as administrative director for United Health Services Network and director of finance and operations for HMO of North Carolina, a Blue Cross/Blue Shield subsidiary. Ken has worked in the healthcare industry for more than 25 years.

In addition to his post with PacificSource, Ken is chair on the boards of Oregon Medical Insurance Pool, United Way of Lane County, and The Foundation for Medical Excellence. He also serves on the United Way of Lane County's 100% Access Initiative and has served as co-chair of the Oregon Health Leadership Council, a collaborative effort of health plans, hospitals, and physicians formed to improve quality and reduce costs in Oregon's healthcare system. He is a frequent guest lecturer and panelist for healthcare issues.

Ken is actively involved in youth sports and is a longtime coach of youth basketball and baseball. He is a member of the Corvallis Little League Board of Directors and served as its president from 2000 to 2003.

Ken holds a master of business administration degree in healthcare management from The Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania. He earned his bachelor of arts degree from Providence College.

Peter Davidson, EVP and Chief Financial Officer

 
Peter Davidson Peter Davidson serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer for PacificSource. In that role, he directs the financial planning, accounting, investment, and reporting practices for PacificSource and its subsidiaries. He also provides executive oversight for the organization's actuarial, underwriting, analytics, legal and compliance, human resources, IPN, provider network, and government relations activities.
Prior to joining PacificSource in 2008, Peter served as the chief executive officer of Oregon Medical Group, a regional healthcare company that includes a 105-provider multi-specialty group practice. He is licensed as a certified public accountant and holds a B.A. in biology from Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine. Peter has more than 15 years of experience in healthcare management and administration.
Peter serves on the Lane Transit District Budget Board, the Lane Community College Foundation Board, the Cascade Health Solutions Board, and the Directions Board. 

Erick Doolen, EVP and Chief Operating Officer

 
Erick Doolen

Erick Doolen serves as Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer. He joined PacificSource in 2005 and is responsible for PacificSource's operational areas including customer service, claims, enrollment, billing, information technology, analytics, human resources, and facilities. Previously, Erick spent 11 years working at Hewlett-Packard in several manufacturing and technology leadership roles, including director of information technology for a global organization supporting several manufacturing facilities.

In addition to his responsibilities at PacificSource, Erick is the co-chair of the Oregon Health Leadership's Administrative Simplification Executive Committee, leading efforts across health plans and providers to simplify the administrative aspects of healthcare in Oregon. He also served on the Oregon Administrative Simplification Workgroup, which was responsible for developing recommendations to the Oregon Health Policy Board on administrative simplification. In 2012, Erick was appointed by the Governor of Oregon to serve on the Health Information Technology Oversight Council. He also serves as the co-chair for the Oregon Credentialing Advisory Group advising the Oregon Health Authority on the implementation of a common credentialing solution for the State of Oregon.

Erick holds a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering and computer science from Washington University. Erick enjoys working out, golf, and travel in his spare time.

Dan Stevens, EVP of Product Line Management

 
Dan Stevens

Dan Stevens serves as Executive Vice President of Product Line Management and is based in our Bend, Oregon office. In this role, Dan provides strategic leadership for PacificSource's lines of business including commercial, Medicaid and Medicare Advantage. He also serves as our executive leader in the Central Oregon market. Dan joined PacificSource in 2010 with more than 15 years of experience in healthcare delivery and managed care. Prior to joining PacificSource, he held a variety of leadership roles in the Portland, Oregon market, including provider contracting and engagement, Medicare and Medicaid product development, and clinical administration.  

Dan holds a master of business administration degree from Portland State University, a master of public health degree from Oregon Health and Science University, and a bachelor of arts degree from Bowdoin College. He also serves on the Central Oregon Health Council, is Vice President of the Board of Directors for United Way of Deschutes County, and is a Board member of Volunteers in Medicine in Bend.

Troy Kirk, SVP of Group Sales

 
Troy Kirk

Troy Kirk serves as PacificSource's Senior Vice President of Group Sales. He provides oversight for sales, administration, and service of large and small employers and associations for our fully- and self-funded lines of business. He joined PacificSource in 2005 and is responsible for developing and implementing goal-oriented sales, marketing, and communication strategies. Troy has an extensive background in the employee benefits field, and previously served as vice president of sales and marketing for Regence Life and Health Insurance in Portland, Oregon. During his 20 years in the industry, Troy also served as a sales executive for Standard Insurance Company in Seattle and Boston.

Troy holds a bachelor's degree in business administration from Linfield College. He is actively involved in youth sports and enjoys coaching youth baseball.

Todd Lovshin, VP and Montana Regional Director

 
Todd Lovshin

Todd Lovshin serves as Vice President and Montana Regional Director. Based in our Helena, Montana office, Todd is responsible for business development and operations in the state.

Todd joined PacificSource in 2012, bringing with him more than 15 years of experience in government relations and employee benefits. His past roles include vice president of corporate development and government relations at Montana-based Allegiance Benefit Plan and the first Insure Montana program manager for the Montana Commissioner of Securities and Insurance. Todd has also served on numerous advisory panels, including the Exchange Stakeholder Council, the Montana State Employee Benefits Group Advisory Council, and the Montana Comprehensive Health Association.

Todd, a Butte, Montana native, is active in the local community theatre and spends time with his family exploring the great state of Montana and all that it has to offer. 

Josh Bishop, Vice President and Idaho Regional Director

 
Josh Bishop

Josh Bishop serves as Vice President and Idaho Regional Director. In this role, Josh is responsible for business development and operations in Idaho, which includes offices in Boise and Idaho Falls. Josh has been with PacificSource since 2008, and is based in Boise.

Josh previously served as PacificSource's Director of Pharmacy Services, and as Executive Director of our Columbia Gorge CCO in Oregon, where he successfully collaborated with public and private stakeholders to improve quality outcomes and lower costs in one of Oregon's Medicaid plans. Prior to joining PacificSource, Josh worked as a clinical pharmacist for Rocky Mountain Health Plans in Colorado. He earned his Doctor of Pharmacy (PharmD) in 2006 from Oregon Health Sciences University and Oregon State University.

In his spare time, Josh enjoys active outdoor sports including mountain biking, snowboarding, and hiking. You will also find him volunteering with organizations that enhance the health and wellness of our community.

   

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Last updated 4/16/2015