Timothy Trodden recently joined WellCare Health Plans Inc. as its new senior vice president and chief human resources officer.
"Tim is an experienced human resources leader with a successful track record in organizational strategy and talent development," CEO Ken Burdick said. "I expect him to significantly contribute to our company culture and growth agenda."
Trodden brings 16 years of experience in HR with Johnson & Johnson to WellCare. He served as the head of human resources and corporate enterprise functions.
"I am excited to join a fast-growing company with a focus on continuously improving the associate experience," Trodden said. "I look forward to working with Ken and the leadership team to attract and retain strong talent with a mission to serve."
Trodden earned his bachelor's degree at Seton Hall University and his master's degree from Rutgers University. In addition to his degrees in human resources management, he has completed Wharton's Executive Development Program.
WellCare serves approximately 3.8 million members, providing managed care services for government-sponsored health plans for families and individuals with complex medical needs.