Executive Team

Meet the members of the BMC HealthNet Plan Executive Team and Board of Trustees.

Executive Team

Lynn Bowman, Chief Operating Officer

Lynn Bowman, Chief Operating Officer

Lynn oversees enterprise operations and development of long and short term strategies to assure operational and programmatic excellence, management and control. Previously she served as Vice President of Member and Provider Services at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts, Lynn led a team of over 650 employees serving multiple business operations including Members Service, Provider Service, Appeals and Grievances, and Member and Provider Communication. Lynn received her BA from Wheaton College, and is active in the community. She has been closely involved with DOVE (Domestic Violence Ended) in various capacities since 2013, most recently serving as the President of the Board of Directors for this terrific non-profit organization.


Chuck Orlando, Senior Vice President & Chief Financial Officer

Chuck Orlando joined BMC in the fall of 2017 and serves as Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Boston Medical Center Health System. Prior to coming to BMC, Chuck was with Tenet Healthcare, where he held multiple roles including Chief Operating Officer for the Northeast region and Interim Chief Executive Officer at several different sites. Prior to Tenet Healthcare, Chuck held senior executive positions at LifeBridge Health System and the Maryland General Health System, an affiliate of the University of Maryland Medical System. He also held roles as Director of Financial Planning at Good Samaritan Hospital and Senior Consultant in the KPMG National Advisory Practice. Chuck holds a BS in finance and economics from Towson University and an MBA from Purdue University.


Kim Sinclair, Chief Information Officer

Ms. Sinclair, who has been with BMC HealthNet Plan since 2002, is responsible for providing leadership and strategic direction for the organization’s Information Technology division. She represents the Plan in government and industry IT forums in which healthcare related topics are discussed and strategies defined. She is a key contributor to implementing and managing Medicaid and government programs, including national healthcare reform under the Affordable Care Act. Ms. Sinclair is a graduate of Providence College.


Jonathan Welch, M.D., Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Welch leads the Office of Clinical Affairs and oversees quality improvement and strategy, population health strategy and delivery, regulatory adherence and cost saving initiatives. Dr. Welch has been an attending physician at Harvard Medical School in the Emergency Department at Brigham and Women’s Hospital for the past five years. He received his medical degree from Harvard Medical School and did his residency at Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital and Children’s Hospital. Dr. Welch received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin and a Master’s Degree in Health Policy from the London School of Economics. Prior to starting medical school, Dr. Welch received a Fulbright Scholarship to study multidrug-resistant tuberculosis in Peru with Partners in Health.


Yi-An Huang, Chief Transformation Officer

Yi-An leads the organization’s transformation efforts, including how BMCHP / Well Sense successfully shares Medicaid risk with providers, reduces administrative burden across the system, and partners effectively with states to deliver healthcare for underserved communities.  Previously, Yi-An held different leadership roles at Boston Medical Center and led critical initiatives across population health analytics, strategy, clinical operations, retail pharmacy, and supply chain.  Yi-An received a B.A. in economics from Harvard College and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School. 


Board of Trustees

David Ament, Managing Partner, Parthenon Capital Partners
Alastair Bell, Executive Vice President and COO, BMC Health System
James Blue, President, Alera Group
J. Ryan Carroll, Managing Director, Charlesbank Capital Partners
Stacy Cowan, CEO, SLC Advisory Services
Christopher Gordon, Managing Director, Bain Capital
Paul Mendis, MD, Former CMO, Neighborhood Health Plan
Jeffrey Schwartz, Managing Director, Bain Capital
Robert Sweet, Jr., Retired Partner, Foley Hoag
Mark Taber, Managing Partner, Great Hill Partners
Kate Walsh, President and CEO, Boston Medical Center
Tarsha Weaver, COO, Codman Square Health Center

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