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Areas of Specialty

Implementing equity in all systems, health system transformation, managed care, community capacity building.

What matters to you?

Creating sustainable positive change with those most affected by systemic inequities.

What are some wise words to live by?

“Where justice is denied, where poverty is enforced, where ignorance prevails, and where any one class is made to feel that society is an organized conspiracy to oppress, rob and degrade them, neither persons nor property will be safe.”- Frederick Douglass

What brings you joy?

When community members I served in the past; call me years later saying “IT WORK!”

Andrew Martin

Director of Strategic Partnerships and Initiatives

Andrew (Drew) Martin was previously the Director of Growth and Business Development for Community Strategy at UnitedHealthcare (UHC). Drew was a member of a team that led the largest and one of the most accomplished homeless prevention portfolios of any major managed care organization. Prior to joining UHC, Drew was a Senior Manager for the Institute for Healthcare Improvement where he assisted local and state Health Departments with its State Health Needs Assessments and was a leader within the 100 Million Healthier Lives Movement. Drew has also led major community development and targeted social service projects across the Chicago area within neighborhoods of concentrated poverty

He holds a master’s degree in healthcare Delivery Science from Dartmouth and a Master’s degree in Public Administration from DePaul.

Drew left his native Chicago for Champaign, Illinois in 2018. There, he serves on the Board of Directors for two major nonprofits: Carle Foundation Hospital and Salt N Light Ministries.

 

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