About Coventry

Executive Biographies

Art Lynch

President And Chief Executive Officer

Art Lynch joined Coventry in 1993 and has held various positions within the organization during his tenure. He is currently serving as President and CEO, a position he has held since 2014. Prior to his current role he held various senior management positions responsible for sales, account management, product development, and provider networks. Art has also been involved with 7 workers' compensation and auto business acquisitions. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree from Columbia University.

Christopher Atkinson

Chief Financial Officer

Christopher Atkinson joined Coventry in 2002 serving as Director of Finance and was later named CFO of Coventry Workers' Compensation Services, Inc. He began his career with KPMG in Nashville, Tennessee in the Tax and Assurance Services departments and also worked for PhyCor in Mergers & Acquisitions and Corporate Finance.

Laurie Dickson

Vice President, Information Technology

Laurie Dickson is our Vice President of Information Technology, responsible for the Workers’ Compensation Application Development teams and suite of systems that include bill review, pharmacy, DME, clinical, EDI, and front-end processes. Ms. Dickson joined the company in 1990 as a software engineer and brings over 25 years of information technology experience in the healthcare arena.

Jill Harris

Senior Vice President, Network Operations

Jill Harris is responsible for auto and workers’ compensation provider network management, provider dispute resolution and direct network contracting. She has 27 years of experience in network management, contract negotiation, credentialing, training, acquisition management, and project and team leadership. Jill and her team are responsible for contracting with facilities, professional and specialty providers in support of our clients, in addition to provider engagement, client and provider servicing and contract implementation.

Anne Levins

Senior Vice President, Product Strategy & Analytics

Anne Levins is responsible for overseeing Coventry’s product development and information strategy efforts. She is accountable for setting strategic direction and driving business growth in the area of networks and specialty services for the workers’ compensation market, including employers, third party administrators, and insurance carriers. Anne began her career with Intracorp in provider recruitment and account management. Since that time her role has evolved into a number of analytic and information strategy leadership positions and ultimately into her most recent role leading product development for Coventry.