Chair Elect

Brenda Schmidt, MS, MBA

Founder and CEO

Solera Health

Brenda Schmidt is Founder and CEO of Solera Health. Solera is an integrated community health technology platform that connects patients, payers, and physicians with a new class of non-clinical healthcare providers, safely and securely.  Solera contracts with health plans to deliver evidence-based chronic disease prevention programs, including the CDC Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP), to its member base, effectively empowering them to prevent and manage obesity-related chronic diseases, and simplifying the contract process.

Brenda leads Solera’s management team in creating, communicating, executing, and sustaining strategic initiatives, including work in the areas of corporate positioning and expansion and assessment of opportunities presented by emerging technologies, partnerships, and strategic alliances. Brenda also serves on the Board of the Population Health Alliance and is the President of the Council for Diabetes Prevention.