Lorraine Frias - Sr. Director of Strategic Initiatives at Optum
A driven, creative, strategic innovator for healthcare technology. Lead the business side of blockchain efforts to take costs out of healthcare, improve processes and increase data transparency and sharing. Co-led development of first active healthcare blockchain alliance. Energized by change. Skilled at conceptualizing connections between disparate ideas and concepts, bringing them together to result in real-world innovation. Recognized for collaborative curiosity and leadership in creating business solutions with real value for internal and external customers. Adept at navigating and advising the C-Suite.
Specialties: Early product design and development, leveraging emerging technologies (like blockchain) to address real business issues, human-centered design, budget development and management, leadership and management.