Arielle brings over a decade of healthcare and benefits experience to Progyny. Arielle spearheads building and optimizing relationships with Progyny’s clients, strategic partners, and industry leaders. Prior to joining Progyny, Arielle was previously at Cerner Corporation for 13 years where she was most recently the Senior Director and Client General Manager of Workforce Health Services. She led the teams responsible for client success, care coordination, and analytics as part of Cerner’s Workforce Health Services’ Health & Wellbeing business. Prior to that, Arielle was Senior Director of Worldwide Benefits and Well-being from 2010 - 2020. She was responsible for pushing the boundaries of progressive benefits design in 25 countries around the world.
She received her bachelor’s degree with distinction from the University of Michigan and her Master of Business Administration with a healthcare specialization from Vanderbilt University. She was the Pre-Board Chair of Global Business Group on Health (Business Group on Health) from 2015 - 2020 and served on the Corporate Board of the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans from 2017 - 2019.
Arielle is passionate about improving access for fertility and family building coverage. While in her role as Cerner's benefit plan sponsor, Arielle was herself diagnosed with infertility. She understands the issues both professionally and personally. She has advocated on Capitol Hill (2019 – 2022) with RESOLVE for legislation to support healthcare coverage for infertility, medical research funding, and adoption equality.