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Steve from Minnesota is working to transform Minnesota by ‘Facilitating Optum-driven Multi-Disciplinary Solutions.’.

Steve Gudvangen is a Sr. Consultant at Optum Insight and Sr. Director - Multi-Disciplinary Solutions - Phar. As a professional, he provides Program & Account Management services for Medical Management capabilities integration and business deployments across commercial, Medicaid, and Medicare markets.

Steve is very proud of his Minnesota roots and is dedicated to using his expertise to help unify and transform the state. His goal is to help bridge the gaps between the various healthcare markets and create seamless, efficient dynamics that benefit all Minnesotans. He strives to use his knowledge and experience to create the most beneficial outcomes for individuals, businesses, and the state of Minnesota.

Steve is passionate about helping people get the care they need, and he believes in the power of collaboration to make it happen. He is eager to continue shaping the healthcare landscape of Minnesota to ensure every person can benefit from the state's resources.

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Steve's work aligns with 5 of the United Nations.
Sustainable Development Goals.

To end poverty, protect the planet, and ensure prosperity for all - Steve’s work contributes towards the 5 United Nations Sustainable Development Goals.

There is no point of United We Transform and working smart locally if we don’t connect to our wider humanity.

Steve will cut through "Minnesota Nice” by sharing ‘their’ personality.

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OVERVIEW:

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What comes naturally to Steve

  • Reading an instruction manual

  • Preferring to improve an existing document rather than write a new one

  • Paying close attention to all the details


COMMUNICATON:

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  • Encourage him to share his thoughts


MOTIVATION:

Steve is more than willing to take on the tedious and more structured tasks. They will appreciate a full strategy and plan that they can follow to knock out each task and pull their weight on the team.

What motivates Steve

  • Rules and processes

  • Structure

  • Asking questions


WORK:

Steve appreciates a direct and fact-based approach to work. They are reserved and autonomous and prefers to work independently for long periods of time. Steve is naturally skeptical, but will dive into complex topics for long periods of time if it's an area of interest.

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  • Verbally recognize his expertise

  • Introduce clear guidelines and rules

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Master

Facilitator

Solutions

Multi-Disciplinary

Program

Account Management

services

Medical Management

integration

business deployments

commercial

Medicaid

Medicare markets

Master

Facilitator

Solutions

Multi-Disciplinary

Program

Account Management

services

Medical Management

integration

business deployments

commercial

Medicaid

Medicare markets

We share this information in order to break down silos, enable learning from others and empower collaboration across Minnesota.

A quick pause to thank our employers:

We can represent as individuals. But we also need to connect our companies, their products and budgets to transform….

How can we influence the media with our corporate budgets to make the changes necessary in our state?

Please check out my organizations website to see if it could serve yours.

Thank youOptumfor supporting United We Transform!

How can Steve extended network contribute to enhancing local efforts?

To collaborate better, we need to connect across silos. We need to connect better within silos. Often times the best answer is just a cubicle away that you never would have thought of. Sometimes it is an ocean away.

We are now simply providing people here to help you connect and be more successful in your career, but right now… for Minnesota!

Vincent Pecararo
Digital Transformation Leader, Department of Defense


KEYWORDS
Digital Transformation
Daycare Management
Contracting
B21

PRESUADE WITH
Kindness
Contracting details
Concrete evidence
Sincerity

DIGITAL RATING

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Colter Lease
Art Director, Creative Lead, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Photoshop
Art Direction
Spray Pain Art
Artificial Intelligence

PRESUADE WITH
Creativity
Art
Design
Parenthood

DIGITAL RATING

36

Nathalia Luna
Solution Designer, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Data science
Graphs
Design Thinking
Real Time Work

PRESUADE WITH
Travel
Remote Working
Real time feedback
Quick thinking

DIGITAL RATING

45

Jack Burgess
Facilitator, theDifference Consulting



KEYWORDS
Landscape Painting
Skateboards
Facilitation
Design Methodology

PRESUADE WITH
Rural settings
Artistic Influence
MGT Models
Low tech

DIGITAL RATING

22

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