Meet the Forge Health team

We’re on a mission to make mental health and substance use care affordable, effective, and accessible. We are leading the charge in driving innovation and better care delivery, setting a new standard for the integration of mental health and substance use with physical health.

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Guy Maytal, MD

Chief of Integrated Care and Psychiatric Services

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Lee Hindin, MD, DLFAPA

Chief Medical Director

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Chief Clinical Officer of Veterans and First Responder (VFR) Services

U.S. Marine Corps Veteran

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Dr. John Rodolico

Chief Science Officer

LTC, U.S. Army, National Guard

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Cleopatra Lightfoot-Booker, Psy.D.

Chief of Clinical Operations

FACILITY leadership
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Brian Kephart, LCSW

Executive Director

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Claudia Ragni, CASAC

Founder & Executive Director
Kenneth Peters Center for Recovery

Join us in helping others

We’ve built a team with the best people in the world who are passionate about challenging traditional industry thinking to better serve individuals and communities suffering from addiction and mental health issues. Are you ready to join us?

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Eric Frieman

Co-Founder & CEO

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Eric Golnick

Executive Vice President; Co-Founder & CEO of Forge VFR

U.S. Navy Veteran

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Michael Midgette

Chief Growth Officer

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Chad Burkholder

Chief Operating Officer

Dan Orenstein, Chief Legal Officer

Dan Orenstein

Chief Legal Officer

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Benjamin Knafo

Senior Vice President, Real Estate

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Daniel Lenzo

Vice President, Finance

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Rachel Rodriguez

Vice President, Human Resources

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Cynthia Fox

Vice President, Engagement & Experience

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Elizabeth “Liz” Walker

Vice President, Business Development

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Jason Palamara

Director, Veteran & First Responder Engagement

U.S. Navy Veteran & NYPD Homicide Detective, Ret.

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Paul Martino


Co-Founder & Chief Strategy Officer of VillageMD

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Eric Frieman

Co-Founder, CEO, and Director

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Richard Lungen


General Partner, HC9 Ventures; Managing Partner, Leverage Health Solutions

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Todd Kimmel


Managing Partner, Montage Ventures

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Jon Levy


Co-CEO and Co-CIO, Collaborative Capital

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Alisa Bahl, PhD


Former Chief of Innovation & Strategy, Magellan Healthcare

Alan Muney Forge Health Board of Directors

Alan Muney, MD


Former Chief Medical Officer, Cigna

Richard Snyder Forge Health Advisory Board

Richard Snyder, MD

Board Observer

Executive Vice President, Facilitated Health Networks at Independence Blue Cross

Brian Shipp Forge Health Advisory Board

Brian Shipp

Former President, Commercial Local Business at Anthem

Seth Feuerstein Forge Health Advisory Board

Seth Feuerstein, JD, MD

Executive Director & Founder, Center for Digital Health & Innovation, Yale University School of Medicine

Paul McBride Forge Health Advisory Board

Paul McBride

Former Head of Provider Networks at Aetna

Allen Karp Forge Health Advisory Board

Allen Karp

Executive Vice President of Healthcare Management & Transformation at Horizon BCBSNJ

Steve Hamman Forge Health Advisory Board

Steve Hamman

Former President, BCBS Illinois

Kevin Klobucar Forge Health Advisory Board

Kevin Klobucar

Former Executive Vice President, HealthCare Value and CEO of Blue Care Network at BCBS Michigan

Simeon Schindelman Forge Health Advisory Team

Simeon Schindelman

Former CEO, Brighton Health Plan Solutions

Marcus Osborne Forge Health Advisory Board

Marcus Osborne

Former Senior Vice President, Walmart Health

Brent Asplin, MD Forge Health Advisory Board

Brent Asplin, MD

Former Chief Operating Officer of Village MD

See how we empower lives

Forge Health offers in-person and telehealth treatment options for people dealing with mental health, substance use, and associated trauma.