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HealthPartners names Nancy Evert new general counsel


April 25, 2019

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. – HealthPartners today named Nancy Evert to senior vice president and general counsel. She will lead the non-profit organization’s legal, risk management and sustainability teams.

Evert joined HealthPartners in 2005. During her tenure, she has helped guide several joint ventures, affiliations and new partnerships. Prior to HealthPartners, she was senior attorney at Dorsey & Whitney, as well as a member of the legal team for Allina Health. She graduated from the Columbia University Law School and St. Olaf College. She currently serves on the board of Ten Thousands Things Theater Company.

“Nancy is a trusted leader, known for her thoughtful approach and ability to bring forward-thinking solutions to legal and business strategies,” said Andrea Walsh, president and CEO, HealthPartners. “Beyond her legal expertise, Nancy is a collaborative leader who is passionate about improving the health and well-being of those we serve.”

Evert will start her new role on July 5 when Barb Tretheway retires after 20 years of service with HealthPartners.

About HealthPartners

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