Richard A. Anderson
President and Chief Operating Officer
Mr. Anderson is one of the primary architects of the Catasys program and is responsible for the strategic development and day-to-day operations of the Company. He has a background in management, finance and mergers and acquisitions with more than fifteen years of health care experience. He previously held a variety of financial and operational senior management positions with healthcare and technology companies. He has served as a director of Catasys since July 2003 and an officer since April 2005. He also previously was a director and founding member of PriceWaterhouseCoopers LLP’s, Los Angeles office transaction support group. He received a B.A. in Business Economics from University of California, Santa Barbara.
Omar Manejwala, M.D.
SVP and Chief Medical Officer
Omar Manejwala, M.D., Senior VP and Chief Medical Officer, is responsible for overseeing Catasys clinical affairs and leads new product development efforts. Dr. Manejwala is a psychiatrist, a Distinguished Fellow of the American Psychiatric Association and a diplomate of the American Board of Addiction Medicine. He has extensive addiction experience and a passion for integrated treatment approaches. Previously, Dr. Manejwala served as Medical Director at Hazelden. Prior to Hazelden he was the associate medical director at the Farley Center and the executive chief resident in Psychiatry at Duke University Medical Center. He graduated from the University of Maryland School of Medicine and earned his MBA from the University of Virginia's Darden School.
W. Gregory McLane
Chief Marketing and Strategy Officer
Mr. McLane is responsible for the overall marketing and strategy efforts of the company, encompassing customer expansion, corporate strategy, marketing activities, market research, member outreach and account management. Prior to joining the company he led the marketing activities for Magellan Health Services and founded Optimized Benefits, Inc., a health benefits company that replaced the one-size-fits-all HMO, PPO and CDHP plans with “Life Stage” plans which address the different needs of employees at various stages of their lives. He also led strategy development and product development for CIGNA and ran consumer products businesses for Procter & Gamble, Campbell Soup and Nabisco. Mr. McLane earned a Bachelor of Science degree from The Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania with majors in accounting and decision science, and a Masters of Business Administration from Cornell University with concentrations in management and organizational behavior.
Susan Etzel, CPA
Chief Financial Officer
Susan Etzel is responsible for financial planning, reporting and risk management. Ms. Etzel has over 15 years of increasing financial responsibility in both public and private companies. She began her career as Senior Auditor at Arthur Andersen LLP, and most recently worked as Controller for Clearant, Inc. At Clearant she oversaw all of the company’s accounting and finance functions, including timely and accurate US GAAP monthly, quarterly and annual financial statements, internal controls, SEC reporting, Sarbanes-Oxley compliance and reporting, operating budgets, and monthly cash flow. Ms. Etzel graduated from University of California Santa Barbara with a B.A. in Business Economics and is a Certified Public Accountant.