Cambia Health Solutions Appoints Chief HR Officer from Search by Hanold Associates


Cambia Health Solutions has appointed Elizabeth Cole as Chief HR Officer. Hanold Associates partners Lisa Butkus, Val Lopez and Adam Watson led the search for this role based in the Pacific Northwest.

Headquartered in Portland, Oregon, Cambia Health Solutions is dedicated to making the health care experience simpler, better and more affordable for people and their families, including the 3.1 million people in the Pacific Northwest enrolled in Cambia’s regional health plans. The company has roots going back more than 100 years, evolving beyond its six regional health plans to deliver many first-to-market solutions, including MedSavvy, cambia Health Foundation and Cambia Grove. Cambia has more than 4,500 employees across 30 states, all working with people at the heart of everything they do.

In previous roles, Elizabeth served as the Chief HR Officer at Marsh, and the Executive Vice President, Human Resources at Citizens Financial Group. As the new CHRO at Cambia, Elizabeth will report to CEO Jared Short and take over as the leader of a high-performing HR function that will shape the future of the company and its industry.