Jennifer Elwood, FSA, MAAA
Vice President, Actuarial Consulting
Jennifer has over eighteen years of experience as a health care actuary, with expertise in a broad range of actuarial functions. Prior to working at Compass she held a series of regional director positions for one of the largest insurers in the nation, with responsibility for individual and commercial pricing, valuation of claim liabilities, and financial forecasting. Her experience includes the actuarial pricing work related to the implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Her work at Compass has included analyzing health insurance benefit mandates, supporting state insurance regulators, and assisting nonprofit managed care organizations with claim liability analysis, rate development, and budget development and monitoring. In addition, Jennifer has extensive experience in developing and standardizing actuarial processes. Jennifer holds a M.S. degree in Statistics and B.S. degrees in Mathematics-Statistics and Psychology from the University of Connecticut. She is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries and a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries.
Jennifer has served on the Connecticut Small Employer Health Reinsurance Pool and Heath Reinsurance Association Actuarial Committees, as well as the former New Hampshire Small Employer Health Reinsurance Pool Board. She is currently a member of the North Haven Connecticut Easter Seals Goodwill Industries board of directors.