Onlife Health Appoints J. Mark McConnell as CEO

 

Former VP of Health and Wellness Solutions elevated to lead company

 

Brentwood, Tenn., October 28, 2016 — Onlife Health, Inc., a wellness company committed to transforming lives through healthier living, has appointed J. Mark McConnell as president and CEO.

Prior to becoming CEO, McConnell served as Onlife’s vice president of health and wellness solutions. After joining the company in 2015, he led the company’s sales and business development efforts by building strategic relationships with employers and health plan clients.

“Mark has passionately articulated a vision for the company’s growth and future success as well as an in-depth understanding of the innovative wellness solutions Onlife Health currently offers its clients,” said John Giblin, Onlife board member and chair of the CEO selection committee. "Mark is an experienced healthcare executive who offers the right combination of skills to expand Onlife’s current base of more than 10 million covered lives.”

“I’m both excited and honored to be given this new opportunity,” said McConnell. “With the Onlife team’s ongoing commitment to developing innovative thinking, new services and customized programs, we are poised to deliver the next generation of wellness solutions that improve people’s health and increase productivity.”

McConnell previously held senior-level positions with AMC Health, Healthways, Health Fitness Corporation, and Verizon Enterprise Solutions.

McConnell earned an MBA from State University of New York at Buffalo and a bachelor's degree in psychology and sociology from Muskingum College in Ohio.