Midwest Business Group on Health
Cheryl Larson is Vice President of the Midwest Business Group on Health (MBGH) and manages the coalition’s educational and networking activities, member services and partner relations. MBGH is a not-for-profit, 501(c)(3) educational and research organization of over 100 large, self-funded public and private employers who are represented by the human resources and health benefits professionals within these organizations.
This is her second time with MBGH – from 1983 to 1996 she served as the Director of Membership Development. Previous to rejoining MBGH in 2006, she spent 10 years as the Director of Employer Services for a population health management company.
Cheryl serves on the board of directors of the Center for Health Value Innovation and was named a CHVI Fellow in 2010. She chairs the Worksite Wellness Steering Committee for Building a Healthier Chicago (BHC), a community-based initiative of the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services-Region V and the Chicago Department of Public Health. She serves on the advisory council for The Center for Employee Health Studies for the University of Illinois/Chicago School of Public Health and is on the editorial board for Biotechnology Healthcare Magazine. She is a frequent speaker on employer best practices in value-based benefits, incentives, wellness, consumerism, engagement, communications and biologics/specialty pharmacy.