R. SCOTT VAUGHN - PRESIDENT AND CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Scott is the president and chief executive officer at GlobalHealth, a $250 million health maintenance organization. GlobalHealth provides affordable healthcare coverage to over 22,000 Oklahomans.
Before joining GlobalHealth in December 2010, Scott was a partner with a top 10 national CPA and consulting firm for 17 years. During his tenure with the firm, he served as the National Industry Partner providing oversight to the firm’s national healthcare audit, tax and consulting practice. During early 2010, he chaired a task force which researched the monumental healthcare reform legislation that was signed into law earlier in the year, analyzing the impact of reform on the firm’s healthcare clients throughout the U.S.
Scott has been actively involved in community and civic organizations, including co-chairing the Tulsa Area United Way’s Alexis de Tocqueville committee with his wife Kayla. Scott and Kayla are currently chairing the Mental Health Association of Oklahoma’s Carnivale Gala, one of the largest annual fundraisers in Oklahoma. He currently serves on the board and executive committee of Philbrook Museum of Art. In 2008, the Speaker of the Oklahoma House of Representatives appointed Scott to serve on the board of investors for the Oklahoma Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust. In 2017, the Governor appointed Scott to serve on the board of trustees for Oklahoma State University – Tulsa.
Scott received his bachelor’s degree in accounting from Oklahoma State University in 1993. Scott and his wife Kayla have two children, Benjamin and Luca.
Chris is a Managing Director of Kinderhook and the Chairman of WellCare Health Plans, LLC. Previously, Chris was a partner at Soros Private Equity Partners, a multibillion dollar leveraged buyout fund sponsored by George Soros. He has relevant investment experience in healthcare services, light manufacturing, and business services. Chris graduated from Yale University and received his MBA with Distinction from Harvard Business School.
W. MARK WATSON
Mark is a director at GlobalHealth and Chairman of the Audit Committee. Mark is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) with over 40 years of experience in public accounting and auditing. He served as lead audit and advisory partner on the accounts of many public companies ranging from middle market firms to Fortune 500 enterprises. He has relevant expertise in the health and life sciences sector, having played a significant role in the development of Deloitte’s audit approach for health and life sciences companies and leading its national healthcare regulatory and compliance practice. He received his undergraduate degree in accounting from Marquette University.