KKIM-KWDF-WWNL-WBRI- Wilkins Radio 10-28-2023

Fran Soistman is the Chief Executive Officer of eHealth

Fran Soistman Did you know… in the next Medicare open enrollment there will be over 4,000 Medicare Advantage plans to choose from? It can be overwhelming, and confusing trying to understand if you need Parts A, B, C, or D. Often, people must search multiple different websites or call multiple carriers to understand coverage options and compare plans.  Our first guest is Fran Soistman is the Chief Executive Officer of eHealth and a member of eHealth’s Board of Directors will share with us today “AEP Toolbox” that helps clear up confusion and contains everything you need to help navigate selection and enrollment coverage. He will also discuss the differences between Medicare, Medicare Advantage, Part D for extra prescription coverage, and Part C Medicare Advantage.

Fran Soistman is the Chief Executive Officer of eHealth and a member of eHealth’s Board of Directors. Mr. Soistman founded and previously served as president of Healthcare Management and Transformation Advisory Services LLC, an advisory services company operating in the healthcare space. Mr. Soistman also served as executive vice president at CVS Health, a health solutions company, and president of government services at Aetna, a managed care company. Prior to his tenure at Aetna, Mr. Soistman co-founded Jessamine Healthcare, having previously served in executive leadership across a few health care and managed care companies, including Coventry Healthcare, Principal Health Care and Blue Cross Blue Shield of Maryland. Mr. Soistman holds a B.S. in accounting and finance from Towson University and is a graduate of the Stanford University executive program.   For more information go to ir.ehealthinsurance.com.


Grace Harry,  Author of The Joy Strategist,  Artist and Entrepreneur

Grace HarryOur second guest today is top music executive, Grace Harry, who guided the careers of legendary hip-hop, R&B, and pop singers, and shares her insights on how to get inspired and reconnect with our purpose. Grace Harry is an artist, entrepreneur, creative muse, pleasure instigator, and speaker. After an illustrious 30-year career in entertainment, Grace, “The Joy StrategistThe Joy Strategist,” found her calling leading what she calls “the Revolution of JOY.”

“The Joy Strategist” tells readers how to break through creative or emotional ruts that keep them from tapping into their innate ability to feel true and unfettered joy.  Grace coaches’ readers with meaningful autobiographical anecdotes and her toolbox of playful activities, which include Reconnecting with your “inner GPS,” the pilot light that guided you toward joyful experience without inhibition as a child. Ceasing the war, you’ve waged against your Heart. Cultivating your “Starting Five,” or the community of people closest to you and breaking free from your Ego by dismantling beliefs that keep your hopes and aspirations out of grasp.

Through her popular playdate community “Play with Grace,” she helps everyday people welcome joy back into their lives. Her work has been featured in The New York Times, Hello Giggles, Vogue Online, The Times UK, The London Evening Standard, and many more. In her thirty years working as a music industry executive at Island Def Jam and Jive Records, Grace Harry has lived her many creative lives at the intersection of music, art, and the passionate pursuit of joy—a long forgotten, but vital birthright. For more informationgo to her instagram account Grace Harry.


Listen Now