Tom Peterson
Chief Operating Officer & Co-Founder
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Tom leads operations for Evolent Health. Tom brings a blend of valuable experience to Evolent, having run growth businesses, built organizations, developed senior leaders and undergone clinical training as a psychotherapist. In the course of his 20-year career, he has seen several businesses in the consulting, business services and technology sectors through periods of significant growth. He has held executive roles with The Advisory Board Company, leading the company’s consulting division and overseeing operations for the Advisory Board’s business intelligence division. Tom also served as General Manager for Network Services, a management services organization within HealthSouth Corporation responsible for managing the contracting, utilization management, claims and network for risk-based and workers’ compensation contracts for HealthSouth. In addition, he served as the Vice President of Managed Care and Payer Relationships for HealthSouth Corporation in the Southeast. Tom earned a BA in Government from Harvard and an MA in Mental Health Counseling from George Washington University.