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Small Business Health Options Program “SHOP”



As the Exchange expands affordable insurance options for small businesses in the state, the Small Business Health Options Program (SHOP) Advisory Committee is charged with increasing the number of firms offering employer-sponsored health insurance.



Board of Directors Co-Chair:

Grant Ritter, Schneider Institutes for Health Policy


Stakeholder Co-Chair:

Pamela Russek, PCR Consulting


Committee Members:

Antonio Paulo Pinto, Certified Insurance Consultant and Insurance Agent

Christopher McKiernan, Abercrombie, Burns, McKiernan & Co. Insurance, Inc.

Ellen Skinner, Yale University School of Management

Lynn Marie Janczak, Learning Dynamics

Marta Maciuba, Aetna

Matthew C. Katz, Connecticut State Medical Society

Nathan Field, United Health Group

Patricia Pulisciano, TrueCare Insurance, LLC

Timothy E. Pusch, Burns, Brooks & McNeil Agency

Kevin Galvin, Small Business for a Healthy Connecticut (SBHCT)


Subject Matter Expert:

Mary Ellen Breault, Connecticut Insurance Department (CID)


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