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Lisa Gran

Lisa Gran // Founder and CEO2700 Westown Parkway, Suite 315
West Des Moines, IA 50266
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Lisa has had her foot in both sides of the health management industry — workers’ compensation and integrated health management — for more than eighteen years, creating and consulting on effective cost containment solutions for major corporations like Meredith, Macy’s, EMC Insurance, Caesars Corporation, Winnebago and dozens more. She began her career in the workers’ compensation industry with a large national bill review and case management company in 1998. By 2004 she was the co- owner of a thriving workers’ compensation services company that provided consulting and program development on bill review and additional cost containment services for small to very large size companies in various industries around the country. The company was sold in 2008.

She then shifted her focus to the prevention side of cost containment, joining an innovative health management company, Health Solutions, LLC, as co-owner and Vice President. Health Solutions provides exceptional corporate health and wellness consulting and programming for employers around the country. Her clients achieved documented results of incredible improvements of employees and spouses health and signcificant cost reductions for the employer.

Realizing how connected workers’ compensation and health management are, she founded Splashlight in 2011 to provide the strategic breakthrough that was missing for employers to enhance their employees’ quality of life, reduce claims costs, and improve their bottom line. The company has a strong and loyal clientele including 700 municipalities and 80 counties in Iowa, Winnebago Industries, insurance companies and TPA’s.

Lisa was named the 2014 Iowa Women of Innovation Entrepreneur of the Year. She grew up in the Des Moines area and keeps her life active through her enjoyment of spending time with family and friends, volunteering at church, running, biking, golfing, boating and traveling..

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Mike Knutter // Director of Bill Review Operations2700 Westown Parkway, Suite 315
West Des Moines, IA 50266
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Mike has extensive experience in workers’ compensation bill review. Before joining Splashlight in June 2015, he spent 15 years in the industry building relationships with vendors, platforms, clients, and influential individuals. He has worked with regional and national vendors and PPO networks that include pharmacy benefit management, specialty review, DME and implant review. As director of bill review operations at Splashlight, Mike works closely with our clients to assure our bill review methodology of discovering, negotiating, and advocating is fully leveraged to maximize our shared success model. Mike plays a key role in our ability to achieve our competitive advantage in the marketplace.

After studying business at the University of Northern Iowa, Mike worked as a PPO assistant at CorVel in 2000, then at CompLogic (a division of Bass & Babb Case Management) in 2004, which became Health Systems International in 2008 and Equian in 2014. While there, he became the head of the bill review department, overseeing a team of 100 employees that handled 70,000 bills per month with a monthly revenue of $1.5 million. Mike has worked with a variety of clients, including self-insured employers like Macy’s, insurance carriers like Westbend Mutual Insurance, and third party administrators like Cottingham & Butler and Consolidated Benefits & Resources. He has also worked with more than 200 government agencies. Mike is well versed in bill review technologies such as CompIQ and Stratacare. Between his years of experience, comfort level with the trade tools, and his certification as a bill review expert, Mike is well equipped to help Splashlight clients save more than ever on their workers’ compensation spending.

When he is not helping clients Reduce, Predict and Prevent™ unnecessary workers’ compensation claims, Mike enjoys spending time with his wife and their five children exploring their wellbeing in nature. One can often find the Knutter family fishing, hiking, and enjoying the world around them.