Jerry Levey, Commissioner

Jerry Levey is the President of JL Levey Associates, a healthcare and political consulting firm specializing in strategic planning.

Mr. Levey was the Senior Vice President of Barbanell Associates until the formation of JL Levey Associates in 1992.  He attended the University of California at Los Angeles, majoring in medicine and business administration.  He has been a member of the Group Health Association of America; the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans; Healthcare Association of Southern California; local committees of the Los Angeles, Western Regional and Beverly Hills Chambers of Commerce; American Health Planning Association and a lay member on committees of both the California State Bar and the Los Angeles County Bar Associations. 

Mr. Levey has been an advisor to the California Medical Assistance Commission, appointed by the Chairman, Dr. Sol Lizerbram through Governor Jerry Brown during his first term; a member of the California Department of Insurance Health Care Advisory Task Force; a former Chairman of the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans’ (IFEBP) Health Care Service Committee; Chairman of Maxicare Health Plans’ Advisory Council; Board member of the Home Health Care Agency of Southern California and member of the Board of Directors of CANCER 411.

Mr. Levey is also a Boardmember of the Jewish Public Affairs Committee of California and Vice President of the Jewish Labor Committee, Western Region.