Board of Directors – Michelle Ilitch


Michelle Ilitch

Vice President, Provider Network Contracting and Development – East Region
Priority Health

Michelle Ilitch is the vice president of provider network contracting and development – east region at Priority Health. In her role she is responsible for driving strategy and relationships with various providers in East Michigan to both improve quality and lower the cost of care for Priority Health members. She has extensive experience in ACO federal regulations, network development, risk-based contracting, population health IT data platforms, care management and more.

Work experience
Prior to joining Priority Health, Ilitch served in several roles in population health management, clinical integration, payer strategy, and ACO creation at Trinity Health. In this capacity, she helped create ACOs in 14 markets nationally and concentrated within Southeast Michigan. Ilitch also held a role with Blue Cross Blue Shield (BCBSM)’s Physician Group Incentive Program (PGIP) where she oversaw the management of the pharmacy incentive program.

• Lean Healthcare Certificate, University of Michigan Integrative Systems and Design, College of Engineering, 2013
• Senior lecturer at the University of Michigan School of Public Health, Health Management and Policy (HMP) department

Master of Public Health, MPH
University of Washington
Seattle, Washington

B.A., Political Science and History
Albion College
Albion, Michigan