Sara Corrough Teppema FCA MAAA FSA

Chief Actuary, Wildflower Health

Contact Information
Wildflower Health
9014 Brookfield Avenue, Suite 100
Brookfield, IL 60513
Phone: 630-430-3493
Sara Teppema, FSA, MAAA, FCA Chief Actuary, Wildflower Health In her role as Chief Actuary for Wildflower, Sara focuses on predictive analytics to support the design and development of value-based care models that improve the delivery of women’s health. She is a proven leader and expert in population health and risk models. Her expertise includes overlaying analytics, research and education with actuarial pricing and valuation to drive innovation within value-based healthcare solutions. Prior to joining Wildflower, Sara was an independent consultant and partner with Santa Barbara Actuaries. She has also served as a divisional vice president for provider payment innovation and analytics for Health Care Services Corporation, and as a principal for advisory services with Valence Health, now part of Evolent Health. Additional leadership roles include positions with the Society of Actuaries, as well as several leading consulting firms, such as Aon, Deloitte Consulting, PriceWaterhouseCoopers and Mercer. Sara is a published writer and researcher on topics including social determinants of health, health equity, DE&I, population health and Medicaid managed care organizations. She recently completed a term as an elected board member of the Society of Actuaries and is a member of the health equity committee of the American Academy of Actuaries. She is a graduate of the University of Illinois with a BS in Mathematics.
CCA Member Since 2019
HMOs Insurers Other Health Subset Providers
Health Provider Consulting Community Steering Committee

404 - Value Based Care: What is the Value? 2024 CCA Annual Meeting (October 29, 2024)

Measuring the Value of Innovative Healthcare Solutions 2023 CCA Healthcare Meeting (April 13, 2023)

Social Determinants of Health: Update on SOA Research 2022 CCA Annual Meeting (October 19, 2022)

Catching Up With Health Equity - What Are We Talking About? 2022 CCA Annual Meeting (October 18, 2022)

Why Should I Care About Value-Based Care? Understanding and Evaluating Value-Based Care Models 2022 CCA Annual Meeting (October 17, 2022)

Social Determinants of Health Social Determinants of Health Webinar (August 05, 2020)

Professionalism: "I Have a Friend Who" Traveling Seminar: The All-In-One Actuary (September 13, 2011)

Professionalism: ABCD Overview Traveling Seminar: The All-In-One Actuary (September 13, 2011)

Workshop: Non-traditional Opportunities for Consulting Health Actuaries 2010 CCA Annual Meeting (October 25, 2010)

"Why Do I Have to Provide You With an Incentive to Take Drugs?" 2009 CCA Annual Meeting (November 02, 2009)