Scott A. Bowers

Advisory Board: AV Tennessee

Scott Bowers is currently the CEO of Spiras Health, an Altitude Ventures portfolio company. During his more than two decades of healthcare leadership, he has combined payor and provider experience, driving organizations toward metrics-based clinical and financial results.  Scott has deployed population health strategies, ensuring a keen focus on community-based solutions, addressing physical, behavioral and social determinants of health integration through value-based contracting approaches. Before joining Spiras, Scott served as the President and CEO of Kentucky-based Passport Health Plan, a $2B statewide health plan serving some of the most complex patients with chronic conditions. Prior to Passport, he was Evolent Health’s National Medicaid President where he helped lead the design, develop and launch of three health plans in Florida. Other experiences include his role as President and CEO of UnitedHealthcare Community Plan of Tennessee, a 620,000 statewide Medicaid and Medicare health plan and CEO of UnitedHealthcare of the Mid-Atlantic, Unison Health Plan in Ohio, and Harmony Health Plan in Illinois. Mr. Bowers received his BA in Psychology from Princeton University and his MBA from Washington University. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for Second Harvest Food Bank of Middle Tennessee.