Kathy Lancaster

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Kaiser Foundation Health Plan, Inc. and Hospitals

Kathy Lancaster joined Kaiser Permanente in 1998. She was promoted to chief financial officer in 2005 and has accountability for Corporate Finance, Financial Planning, Financial Systems, Revenue Management, Data Analytics, Actuarial Services, National Facilities Services, Supply Chain and Sourcing, and Enterprise Shared Services. She also provides financial leadership for all of Kaiser Permanente’s regions and national business units.

Prior to her current role, Lancaster held various strategy, financial, and capital planning roles within Kaiser Permanente.

Before coming to Kaiser Permanente, she held a number of senior leadership roles in underwriting and network management for Prudential Insurance Company’s Western [LAD1] region. She also spearheaded the company’s health maintenance organization in Northern California, leading the region’s successful financial turnaround.