Chief Executive Officer,
L.A. Care Health Plan
Mr. Baackes works collaboratively with the Board of Governors to set the organization’s strategic vision and ensure its successful implementation. He also oversees the day-to-day operations, while guiding L.A. Care through the ever-evolving health care landscape. Additionally, he is responsible for maintaining the integrity, quality and accountability of the health services L.A. Care provides to its members.
He currently serves on the boards of America’s Health Insurance Plans, Medicaid Health Plans of America, California Association of Health Plans, Local Health Plans of California, and serves as Chair of Project Angel Food and the SNP Alliance.