Gary Jacobs, MPA

Executive Vice President, Strategic Partnerships, CareCentrix

Gary Jacobs joined PwC in 2012 as a Managing Director of the Health Industries Advisory Practice at PricewaterhouseCoopers. Mr. Jacobs leads an initiative to help healthcare providers, health insurance companies and pharmaceutical companies develop strategies for Medicare, Medicaid, shared-savings programs, state dual integration efforts and managed long-term care models. Previous to joining PwC, Gary was Senior Vice President of Corporate Development at Universal American where he oversaw the company's government affairs and corporate development efforts. Mr. Jacobs has also served as Executive Director of Staff Builders Health Care Services, a Medicare-certified home health agency, and he served as President of HMI, a national HMO management and consulting firm. Mr. Jacobs serves on the Board of Directors of the Coral Springs Museum of Art, the executive committee of the Patient-Centered Primary Care Collaborative, and the Business Advisory Boards of the National Hispanic Council on Aging and The School of Public Affairs at American University. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Political Science from Boston University and a master's degree in Public Administration from American University.