Segal Names Eastern Region Health Consultant

November 13, 2013 ( – J. David Johnson has rejoined The Segal Group as a vice president and senior health consultant.

Johnson will be based in the Washington, D.C., office and report to Ronald D. Merritt, senior vice president. Johnson will work with health plan clients throughout the firm’s eastern region and in the higher education market.

“David’s 25 years of experience in the health care field and his deep knowledge of wellness, the Affordable Care Act, value-based purchasing and other cost control strategies brings even more senior-level consulting expertise to our clients. We are very pleased to welcome David back to Segal,” says Joseph A. LoCicero, president and CEO of The Segal Group.

Johnson was most recently senior vice president for the employee benefits division of RCM&D, a privately held insurance advisory firm in Baltimore. He has also worked in the health benefits consulting field, namely as a vice president for Aon Hewitt and as a consultant for Segal (from 2001 to 2005).

Johnson holds a B.S. in health policy and administration from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an M.B.A. in health care management from Johns Hopkins University.

The Segal Group is a benefits and human resources consulting firm, which is headquartered in New York.