PETER GOLDSTEIN is CEO and co-founder of LTCG, the nation’s leading provider of administrative, clinical and actuarial services for long term care (LTC) insurance. Thanks to his two decades of experience in this industry, Peter has been able to apply his vision to transform this Minnesota-based organization into a highly valued, collaborative partner for the country’s top insurance companies. He has recently led the optimization of LTCG’s products and services in order to enable the next generation of LTC insurance. He has evolved the company from its roots as a third-party administrator into a best-in-class provider of business intelligence, clinical and administrative services as well as risk management. As part of this transformation, Peter led the acquisition of an actuarial practice with extensive experience in LTC insurance, which became the driving force for the development of LTCG’s innovative analytics offering. He has also assembled a team of highly-respected leaders in all functional areas and has driven the company’s investments in advanced technology in order to maintain its competitive advantage. At the same time, Peter oversees all business development, marketing, operations and acquisition activities for the company in order to drive its continued growth.
Thanks to these contributions, Peter has played a significant role in growing LTCG from its humble beginnings in the 1990s with one customer and 25 employees to more than 1,200 employees and over 50 insurance company customers today. Peter is also a recognized thought leader on topics ranging from next-generation product design to the regulatory changes needed to ensure a sustainable future for this industry. He has contributed his expertise within a variety of forums including advisory committees, industry boards and national events.
DEAN MILLER, Chief Financial Officer, brings over 25 years of global experience focusing primarily on the insurance industry to LTCG. Dean is responsible for overseeing finance, human resources and risk management. Prior to joining LTCG, he served in various roles at AIG, including Deputy Chief Financial Officer for the global life operations and as the Chief Business and Finance Transformation Officer. Dean had previously worked for Swiss Re in senior leadership roles, including Chief Executive Officer for their U.K. run-off life insurance segment and Chief Financial Officer of their global life insurance segment. Prior to Swiss Re, he was a partner at Ernst & Young. Dean received his undergraduate degree from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio and is a Certified Public Accountant.
ROB FREDERICK, Chief Operating Officer, brings over 20 years of operations and information technology (IT) experience in the life insurance industry to LTCG. Rob oversees all of LTCG’s operations, IT and project management functions. This includes application processing, underwriting, policy owner services, claims processing, care management, assessments and the entire IT department. Previously, Rob spent 15 years with Transamerica, one of the world’s leading financial services companies. His most recent role at Transamerica was Chief Executive Officer of Enterprise Business Services, a new division of the company providing shared services in the areas of Finance/Actuarial, IT and Project Management. In previous roles, he served as Chief Operating Officer of Individual Savings & Retirement as well as Chief Operating Officer of Transamerica Capital. Prior to these positions, he also led strategic planning efforts for American General’s life insurance companies and systems analysis for Principal Financial Group. He received his MBA from Drake University and holds a BBA from the University of Iowa.
JULIA JENSEN, General Counsel, brings over 20 years of legal experience to LTCG, a decade of which has been focused on software and services for the insurance industry. Most recently, she served as General Counsel of StoneRiver Group, which was comprised of such businesses as RegEd, National Flood Services, and StoneRiver Pharmacy Solutions. She has significant expertise in mergers and acquisitions, complex negotiations, commercial contracts, compliance, dispute resolution and employment matters. She began her career with the law firm Foley & Lardner, and has been in-house counsel at Fiserv and Midwest Express Airlines. Julia received a J.D. from Stanford University, an M.Phil. from the University of Cambridge as a Marshall Scholar, and a B.A. from Grinnell College.
STEPHEN K HOLLAND, MD, Chief Medical Officer, brings more than 25 years of long term care and managed care leadership experience to his position at LTCG. A Board Certified Internist specializing in risk management and geriatrics, he has played an integral role in building LTCG and its clinical underwriting and active claims management expertise and technologies. In addition to his clinical leadership, he is responsible for demonstrating LTCG’s value proposition through claims savings and outcomes research and provides consultation and sales support. Dr. Holland also leads LTCG’s efforts to understand and improve recovery rates, care and independence for those with functional and cognitive deficits and dependencies. He has been the lead author of the Guide to Long Term Care Underwriting, now in its 12th edition. A highly sought after industry speaker, Dr. Holland holds a Doctorate of Medicine from the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and completed his postgraduate medical training in Internal Medicine at the University of Washington. He completed a fellowship in health care policy as a Robert Wood Johnson Clinical Scholar at the University of Washington School of Medicine and received his Board Certification in Internal Medicine from the American College of Physicians.
VINCE BODNAR, Chief Actuary, brings more than three decades of experience with life and health insurance products to LTCG, including a concentration on long term care since 1990. He is well-versed in life and long term care combination product development, premium rate increase filings, long term care morbidity and mortality experience studies, actuarial appraisals of insurance companies and blocks of business as well as development and implementation of first-principles long term care projection models. Prior to joining LTCG, he served as a Director with Towers Watson, where he led the firm’s strategic long term care efforts and initiatives. He came to Towers Watson when it acquired DaVinci Consulting Group, which he co-founded in 2007. In addition, he has also served as a Principal with Milliman, Inc. and Wakely Actuarial Services, and as Chief Actuary for one of Genworth’s business units. Throughout his career, he has successfully led projects related to in-force management, strategic planning, product design and pricing, and financial analysis. He is very active with the Society of Actuaries and is a former Chair and current Vice Chair of the SOA’s Long Term Care Insurance Section. He frequently speaks at insurance conferences on the topic of long term care.
JEFF FREEZE, Chief Information Officer, brings over 20 years of experience in information technology within the insurance and financial services industries to his role at LTCG. Jeff oversees all aspects of LTCG’s information technology initiatives and functions including application development, data warehousing, systems infrastructure, IT operations and data services. Prior to joining LTCG, he spent 13 years at Transamerica, which provides insurance and investments to more than 19.5 million customers. In his most recent role at Transamerica, Jeff served as Chief Technology Officer, Enterprise Business Services. In this capacity, Jeff was responsible for shared services technical delivery to the two US financial services divisions and the corporate division. Previously, he held leadership positions with Perot Systems, Howard Systems International and McDonnell Douglas Corporation. Jeff holds a BS in Computer Science from Truman State University.
ADAM HOFFMAN, Vice President, Business Development, has been with LTCG since 2004 and has served in a number of different roles including leadership positions in both operations and account management. Thanks to this experience, he has extensive knowledge of the long term care industry and relationships with clients and carriers across the marketplace. In his current role, Adam is responsible for the sales of LTCG’s long term care administration and business processing services and related activities throughout the organization. Prior to joining LTCG, he worked in Long Term Care and Disability Brokerage Sales for five years. He attended Butler University and graduated from Minnesota State University.