Kim Horn is executive vice president and group president for markets outside California. In this role, Horn oversees and leads market development and operating performance for all markets outside of California. These include markets in the states of Colorado, Georgia, Hawaii, Maryland, Oregon, Virginia, Washington, and in the District of Columbia. These markets include 3 hospitals, 221 medical office buildings, and more than 3.2 million members.
Horn reports directly to Kaiser Permanente’s chairman and chief executive officer and is a member of the National Executive Team.
Horn joined Kaiser Permanente in October 2012.
Prior to her current role, she served as president of Kaiser Foundation Health Plan of the Mid-Atlantic States, Inc. where she oversaw all aspects of the care delivery and health plan operations for the Mid-Atlantic Region. During her tenure, she grew membership from 500,000 to nearly 800,000, with revenues exceeding $4.5 billion.
Prior to that, Horn served as president and CEO of Grand Rapids-based Priority Health. During her 15-year tenure, the organization grew from 100,000 to over 600,000 members across the state of Michigan and revenues exceeded $2 billion annually.
Throughout her career, Horn has been active in many industry endeavors. She served as president of the Michigan Association of Health Plans, a voice for the industry representing 17 health plans and more than 2.1 million health care consumers throughout the state of Michigan. Horn was also a director and member of the Executive Committee for the Association of Community Health Plans, a national leadership organization that brings together innovative health plans and provider groups to deliver affordable, high quality coverage and care in their communities.
Horn currently serves on the boards of the Washington Economic Club and the Greater Washington Board of Trade, where she was the 2018 chair. She also served on the boards of the Washington Area Women’s Foundation and Living Classrooms Foundation. While in Michigan, she served as a director and chair of Tomorrow’s Child for more than a decade. The organization provides services and programs across the state of Michigan to save infants' lives and support families who have experienced a pregnancy loss or infant death.
Horn is a graduate of the University of Michigan.