Management Team

David Schlanger
Chief Executive Officer
David brings over 25 years of healthcare and executive management experience to the company. He strives to make Progyny the industry leader in comprehensive and inclusive fertility and family building benefits – so everyone can experience a healthy, timely and supported journey to parenthood. Prior to joining Progyny, David was the CEO of WebMD, where he led the company to record levels of revenue and profitability.
Peter Anevski
President, CFO & COO
Pete brings his extensive experience in building and implementing models that lead to operational efficiency and revenue growth to Progyny. Pete is responsible for managing the company’s financial actions, building its premier provider network, and optimizing operations. Prior to joining Progyny, Pete was the CFO at WebMD where he played an integral role in the company’s improved financial performance.
Mark Livingston
EVP, Finance
Mark is a seasoned finance executive with demonstrated success transitioning entrepreneurial businesses to high growth corporate entities. Prior to joining Progyny, Mark was the Integration Management Officer at Scripps Networks driving its merger with Discovery Communications. He also served as SVP Finance and CFO International at Scripps, and in senior finance roles at Emerson Reid, Emdeon and Hess.
Lisa Greenbaum
EVP, Chief Client Officer
Lisa leads revenue generation and business development at Progyny. Lisa has spent over 25 years in the healthcare industry with the last 15 at WebMD where she was Group General Manager of Medscape Professional Services and led sales, account management, product marketing and revenue delivery. Lisa has also held senior sales roles in the pharma and digital health space at HealthStream, Merck, and Procter & Gamble.
Karin Ajmani
EVP, Chief of Strategic Development
Karin uses her public health and managed care experience to lead our most important sales opportunities, channel partner strategies and product development. Karin joined us in 2015 as President of Healthcare Services, leading sales and account management through 2019. Karin is a frequent public speaker and advocate for the adoption of employer sponsored infertility benefits so everyone can achieve their dreams of parenthood. Prior to joining Progyny, Karin was CEO of US Imaging. In 2017, Karin was selected as one of New York Business Journal’s Women of Influence.
Risa Fisher
EVP, Marketing and Communications
Risa brings her results-oriented approach to lead all brand, marketing and communications activities at Progyny. Risa has over 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry with a focus on communications, investor relations and business development. Prior to joining Progyny, she was Vice President of Investor Relations at WebMD.
Jennifer Bealer
EVP, General Counsel
Jen is responsible for all day-to-day legal operations at Progyny, including corporate governance, compliance, client contracting, partnerships, labor and employment, intellectual property, data privacy, and regulatory affairs. Prior to joining Progyny, Jen spent 7 years at Ropes & Gray’s nationally ranked health practice where she gained extensive expertise in providing health care clients with strategic, regulatory, compliance, and transaction advice.
Cassandra Pratt
SVP, People
Cass brings her expertise in leading human resources, talent acquisition, learning and development and employee experience at growth stage companies to Progyny. Prior to joining Progyny, Cass was Director of Talent at SignPost and TravelClick, a global provider of innovative, cloud-based and data-driven solutions for hotels.
Alan Copperman, MD
Medical Director
As an experienced and respected clinician, Dr. Copperman has published numerous manuscripts and book chapters on reproductive medicine, and has co-authored hundreds of scientific abstracts on infertility, in vitro fertilization, egg freezing, ovum donation and genetics. Dr. Copperman has been named to New York magazine’s list of Best Doctors sixteen years in a row, and Castle Connolly and SuperDocs have annually recognized Dr. Copperman as one of the top fertility doctors.