Andy Ortiz is senior vice president, Organization Effectiveness and chief people officer for Health Net, Inc. He is responsible for strategy, policy development and administration of all aspects of human resources, including compensation, benefits, performance evaluation and rewards, staffing, equal employment and diversity, leadership and talent development, organization effectiveness and change management. He also is a member of the company’s Executive Committee.
Mr. Ortiz rejoined Health Net in June 2015, having previously worked for the company as vice president, Talent Management and Leadership Development from 2002 through 2008. Prior to rejoining Health Net, he served as chief human resources officer at Western Dental Services/Brident and senior vice president, Organization Effectiveness for Warner Bros. Entertainment Group. Mr. Ortiz has held numerous leadership roles in a variety of industries, including health and dental insurance, entertainment, financial services and automotive.
Mr. Ortiz earned a Master of Arts in organizational leadership from Woodbury University and a Bachelor of Arts in speech communication from California State University, Fullerton. He is a certified executive coach from the Hudson Institute of Coaching and a member of the International Coaching Federation. Mr. Ortiz serves on the board of directors of Point Foundation, and he also serves on the Southern California Advisory Board of The Hispanic Scholarship Fund.
Health Net, Inc. is a publicly traded managed care organization that delivers managed health care services through health plans and government-sponsored managed care plans. The company is currently ranked #216 on the 2015 Fortune 500 list of corporations. Health Net’s mission is to help people be healthy, secure and comfortable. The company provides and administers health benefits to approximately 6.0 million individuals across the country through group, individual, Medicare (including the Medicare prescription drug benefit commonly referred to as “Part D”), Medicaid, dual eligible, U.S. Department of Defense, including TRICARE, and U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs programs. Health Net also offers behavioral health, substance abuse and employee assistance programs, and managed health care products related to prescription drugs.