Jann Rigell RPh, MBA
BRAVE Board Member

Ms. Rigell is currently, Vice President, Account Management at Envolve Pharmacy Solutions.  In that role, Ms. Rigell responsible for the strategic direction and management of the client relationships between Envolve Pharmacy Solutions and all of the Centene-owned health plans across 35 states.


Ms. Rigell has enjoyed a dynamic career as a leader in the healthcare and the pharmacy benefit industries for the past 29 years.  Ms. Rigell is a strategic business thinker with proven leadership skills and marked results in developing, launching, and providing oversight of programs and 

services in pharmacy trend management, formulary management, utilization management, rebate management, benefit and regulatory compliance, and specialty benefit management.

Ms. Rigell joined Envolve Pharmacy Solutions from MedImpact Direct as the Principal, Enterprise Specialty Program. In that role, Ms. Rigell was responsible for the strategic programs for integrating specialty data from both the medical benefits and pharmacy benefits and providing solutions for clients for better management and savings.  She operated three programs for MedImpact clients for integrated specialty management.  Those programs are MedIntegrate, RxPostCheck, and Medical Specialty Advisor.

 

Prior to joining MedImpact Direct, her experience was garnered in leadership positions at two of the largest Pharmacy Benefit Managers in the country -- Express Scripts based in St. Louis, MO and Medco Health Solutions, based in Franklin Lakes, NJ.  She has led teams of account executives, project managers, clinicians, financial analysts, and operations managers throughout her career.  She has had consistent and proven results managing in both matrix-managed and direct-managed corporate structures.  She has a collaborative leadership style and strong negotiation skills with an ability to gain acceptance from others to achieve mutually beneficial outcomes.  Ms. Rigell is a pharmacist by education with experience in both the retail and mail service pharmacy practice settings prior to moving into corporate healthcare leadership roles. 

 

She received her undergraduate degree in Pharmacy from Florida A&M University in Tallahassee, FL.  She received her Master’s in Business Administration (MBA) from the University of Missouri, St. Louis.  She is a member of the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) and the National Association of Specialty Pharmacies (NASP).  She also serves as a board member for the Specialty Pharmacy Certification Board.  Additionally, she serves on tasks forces to find solutions for issues in the pharmacy profession for various membership organizations.

 

Outside of her professional life, Ms. Rigell serves on the Patient Advocate and Diversity Council of the University of Iowa/Mayo Clinic Lymphoma SPORE.  In that role, Ms. Rigell provides bidirectional input to the investigators on epidemiological projects.  Additionally, Ms. Rigell serves as a board member for the non-profit organization, Pathlight Home.  Pathlight Home provides permanent housing solutions for homeless citizens in the greater Orlando, FL area.  She has been a board member for nearly 15 years.  Pathlight Home was founded by her grandfather, Rev. Fred L. Maxwell.  Additionally, Ms. Rigell is an avid reader of mystery/thriller novels, a concert pianist and a classically trained vocalist