Steve Wigginton


Steve Wigginton is CEO of NovuHealth, responsible for the overall strategy, growth and operations of the healthcare consumer engagement company. Steve joined NovuHealth in 2020 with a 25-year track record of driving growth, culture, and innovation in healthcare. He is passionate about creating a better experience for members, patients and providers.

Steve came to NovuHealth from Sutter Health|Aetna, a 50/50 joint venture between Aetna, a CVS Health company, and Sutter Health, a not-for-profit integrated health delivery system in northern California. There, he served as the joint venture’s first CEO, responsible for launching an innovative health insurance business, delivering best-in-class clinical care, and driving breakthrough consumer and member experiences.

Before that, Steve served as CEO of Valence Health, where he led and grew the business following its acquisition by Evolent Health, doubling revenues and scaling operations internationally. Prior to the Valence acquisition, Steve was the chief development officer at Evolent Health, responsible for driving growth, partnerships, and the brand. Additional leadership roles in care management, physician practice management and healthcare supply chain round out Steve’s experience. 

Steve holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree of business administration from Indiana University, Kelley School of Business.


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