Our leadership team is passionate about making healthcare as easy as humanly possible to navigate, in service of empowering healthcare consumers to live happier, healthier, and more productive lives.
Chief Executive Officer
Maeve O’Meara is the Chief Executive Officer of Castlight Health, where she is responsible for the strategy and day-to-day operations and also serves on the Board of Directors. Maeve has been with Castlight since 2010 and was appointed as CEO in July 2019 after leading multiple functions within Castlight, including Product Management, User Experience and Product Analytics, and Customer Experience. Maeve is an expert in health benefits, serves on the National Business Group on Health Cost Institute, and has been named a Top Digital Innovator by Employee Benefits News. Prior to Castlight, Maeve was a venture capital investor at Highland Capital Partners, where she focused on health IT, healthcare services, and the consumer internet market. She began her career at Bain & Company in Boston, MA, and holds an MBA from the Stanford Graduate School of Business and a BA from the University of Virginia.
Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Will Bondurant is the Chief Financial Officer of Castlight Health, where he leads the Finance, Accounting, Sales Operations, and Investor Relations functions. Will was appointed as CFO in November 2019, but his tenure at Castlight began in Strategy & Financial Planning in April 2013. Since joining Castlight, Will has served in nearly every role of the business, including growing Castlight’s largest customer relationship with Anthem, leading client delivery as VP of Professional Services, and driving Product Strategy, Product Marketing, Business Development, and Financial Planning. Prior to Castlight, Will was a consultant at McKinsey & Company, where he focused on healthcare. Will serves on the Board of Mount Tamalpais College and holds a BA from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Dena Bravata, MD, MS
Chief Medical Officer
Dena Bravata serves as Castlight’s Chief Medical Officer. Dr. Bravata is the co-founder of Lyra Health where she also served as the Chief Medical Officer from 2015 to 2016. She was the Chief Medical Officer and Head of Products at Castlight Health from 2009 through 2014. Dr. Bravata was a practicing internist for 16 years in her own private practice and as an attending physician at Stanford University and the Palo Alto VA. As a senior research scientist in Stanford’s Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research and a nationally recognized health services researcher, Dr. Bravata has published widely on the clinical effectiveness of a variety of key clinical and public health topics. She served on the Governing Council of the Stanford-UCSF Evidence-based Practice Center, the board of trustees of the Society for Medical Decision Making, and was an assistant public health officer for Santa Clara County. Dr. Bravata has an undergraduate degree from Yale University, an M.D. from Columbia University, and a M.S. in health policy from Stanford University. She completed her Internal Medicine Residency and Ambulatory Care Fellowship at Stanford University.
Executive Vice President of Engineering
Vijay is EVP of Engineering at Castlight. Before joining Castlight, he was the SVP of Global Engineering at Intuit, where he had a profound impact on company culture that led Intuit to be ranked among the top ten best companies to work across all global locations. He established global development centers that excel in technologies such as AI/ML, information security and built products that power prosperity for millions of consumers and small businesses around the world. For his work at Intuit, Vijay received the prestigious Bill Campbell Coach Award as well as the CEO leadership award. Vijay brings nearly 30 years of experience in product and engineering to Castlight. Prior to Intuit he was Vice President of Engineering at Sun Microsystems and Oracle Corporation and played entrepreneurial roles at NetDynamics and Transarc. Vijay holds graduate degrees in mechanical engineering from Indian Institute of Technology and computer science from the University of Arizona and the advanced management program at Harvard Business School.
Senior Vice President and General Counsel
Alex Shvartsman serves as Castlight’s General Counsel. Alex joined the company in 2013 and managed its commercial transactional practice along with key legal initiatives. Previously, Alex served as counsel to Korn/Ferry International and practiced business and IP litigation with Morrison & Foerster LLP. Alex holds a JD from UC Davis Law School and a BA from Stanford University.
Senior Vice President and Chief Sales Officer
Frank Jennings brings more than 25 years of experience in business development and management of sales professionals in a variety of technology services centered around employee benefits. Most recently, Jennings served as Chief Commercial Officer at Covera Health, a clinical analytics company focused on reducing medical misdiagnosis. Prior to Covera, Jennings led sales strategy as strategic advisor and Senior Vice President of Sales for Doctor on Demand, with additional sales leadership and new business development roles at Castlight Health, SuccessFactors, and ADP. His passion is anchored around helping technology companies that are committed to delivering better healthcare outcomes, devise their go-to-market strategy, and win market share. Jennings holds a Bachelor of Arts from Ohio State University Fisher College of Business.
Senior Vice President of Customer Experience
Angel serves as SVP for Customer Experience at Castlight. Prior to joining Castlight, he was the SVP and General Manager for Client Services at Access Healthcare Services, which provides revenue cycle management services to providers and payers. Angel brings over 20 years of healthcare experience to the Castlight team, having worked for 12 years at athenahealth with their customer experience and service development teams. Angel also serves on several non-profit boards in the Boston area primarily focused on Health & Wellness. Angel holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration and Management from Cambridge College.
Senior Vice President of Marketing
Tamar is the Senior Vice President of Marketing at Castlight. Prior to this role, she served as VP Product Strategy and Analytics, where she was responsible for defining Castlight’s strategic roadmap in partnership with Product leadership, as well as developing the company’s analytics roadmap and supporting customer ROI reporting. Tamar previously served in a variety of other roles at Castlight including User Marketing, Product Management, Business Development, and Corporate Strategy. Previously, Tamar was a consultant at Bain & Company, where she focused on enterprise technology and healthcare sectors. Tamar began her career working at early stage technology companies and spent time at Columbia University conducting Behavioral Economics research. Tamar has an MBA from Stanford Graduate School of Business and a BA from Yale University.
Senior Vice President of Products
Jayesh Patel is Senior Vice President of Products at Castlight. He is responsible for consumer experience for 20MM+ users and manages the Product Management, Design, and Clinical functions at Castlight. Jayesh has been at Castlight for almost 10 years helping launch core platform capabilities such as personalization, care guidance, transparency, wellbeing, and point solutions ecosystem. He has collaborated extensively with major health plans and F500 customers on building digital health products and tech-enabled services. Jayesh has over 25 years of experience in building consumer and enterprise products. Prior to joining Castlight, he has led product and engineering teams at a number of start-ups and established companies such as Salesforce and Adobe. Jayesh holds an MBA from the Haas School of Business at UC Berkeley and Bachelors in Computer Science from L. D. College of Engineering, Ahmedabad, India.
Senior Vice President of Corporate Development
Matt oversees all corporate and business development at Castlight. Matt is a proven leader in digital health and has been working in healthcare since 2002. Previously, Matt served as Vice President of Strategy at Rally Health. Prior to that, Matt was at Prime Therapeutics, a pharmacy benefit manager serving 22 Blues plans and 28 million members. As their Vice President of Client Engagement, he was responsible for the strategic alignment, sales, and business performance between the company and its Blue Cross Blue Shield health plan partners. Before joining Prime, Matt held positions in Deloitte Consulting’s healthcare and life sciences practice and at Health Care Services Corporation (Blue Cross Blue Shield) in Chicago. Matt holds an MBA from Notre Dame and a BBA from Indiana University.
Senior Vice President of Support and Technology
Scott is the Senior Vice President of Customer Support and Technology at Castlight Health. Leading both our Support and Technology teams puts Scott in the unique position to ensure that the organization leverages technology to enable and enhance customer relationships, while always maintaining a clear focus on personalized and friction-less customer experiences. Scott joined Castlight after a career in wireless telecom, 13 years at Verizon Wireless and most recently 15 years at T-Mobile. Most of his career has been in customer service operations in addition to time spent on acquisitions & integrations, digital and strategic transformation, web strategy, e-commerce, IT, marketing and sales. Scott led teams at T-Mobile that revolutionized wireless and delivered the most J D Power & Associates wins for customer service in the history of wireless in the U.S. Scott holds a bachelor’s of Business Administration from the University of Northern Colorado.