Gettysburg, PA (November 6, 2022) — OPEN MINDS is excited to welcome two new executive team members to the marketing and business development team. Lauren Evangelist joins OPEN MINDS as the Chief Revenue Officer and Dawn Kingsley, MSHA, joins as Vice President of Business Development.

Ms. Evangelist brings more than 15 years of experience in marketing and business strategy, brand development, product launch, and digital marketing. Prior to joining OPEN MINDS, Ms. Evangelist was the Vice President of Marketing and Public Relations for Tridiuum. In her former role, she developed and launched Tridiuum’s provider recruitment program in partnership with New Directions Behavioral Health (NDBH). She also created the program’s acquisition strategy, marketing collateral, and recruited behavioral health providers to accelerate access to care for four million NDBH members.

“I am thrilled to be part of the OPEN MINDS team. We have a variety of exciting projects in the pipeline to continue to drive the organization’s mission and support organizations serving consumers with chronic conditions and complex support needs,” said Ms. Evangelist.

Ms. Kingsley brings over 30 years of diverse health care experience with large, national provider and payer organizations. She has a deep understanding of managed care, payer reimbursement strategies, health plan expansion focusing on payer/provider partnerships, and innovation and value-based care. Ms. Kingsley is also skilled in the management of complex managed care business principles as well as operational process improvement. Most recently, Ms. Kingsley served as the Vice President of Network Management and Performance for Farm Bureau health plans, responsible for building a statewide provider network for the newly approved Medicare Advantage program. Prior to her role at Farm Bureau, Ms. Kingsley served as Vice President of Payer Contracting for Centerstone, a multi-state behavioral health provider specializing in the treatment of individuals with mental health and addictions.

“It is exciting to embark on this new journey at OPEN MINDS. This organization is a foundation stone for the health and human services field, providing vast industry expertise to our clients. I am thankful for the opportunity and feel this a great fit to leverage my years of industry experience,” said Ms. Kingsley. “I am looking forward to building relationships with current and new clients to drive the goal of improving care for complex consumers.”

To learn more about Ms. Evangelist and Ms. Kingsley’s backgrounds visit the OPEN MINDS Meet Our Team page.


OPEN MINDS is a national market intelligence, management consulting, and marketing services firm specializing exclusively in the markets of the health and human service field that serve consumers with chronic conditions and complex support needs. OPEN MINDS mission is to provide payers, service provider organizations, and technology and scientific firms that serve these consumers with the market and management knowledge needed to improve their organizational efficiency and effectiveness.

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