Jonalan Smith, Pharm.D

Senior Vice President

Jonalan is a pharmacist and former Vice President of Pharmacy for a Medicaid Managed Care Organization.  Jonalan also served as a Managed Care Organization Chief Operating Officer, which allows him to bring broad health plan and government program operational experience in addition to his pharmacy knowledge. Along with Medicaid, Jonalan’s areas of expertise also include Medicare and Health Insurance Marketplace (Exchange).

Jonalan has more than 15 years of pharmacy and healthcare experience. As a pharmacist and former managed care organization executive, Jonalan brings broad pharmacy, operational, and clinical experience in Health Plans and government programs.

After receiving his Doctor of Pharmacy degree and completing and Executive Residency with the American Society of Consultant Pharmacists, Jonalan spent seven years in various leadership roles with the behavioral health specialty pharmacy company Genoa Healthcare (now an Optum company). Following Genoa, Jonalan was with Sunflower Health Plan (Centene’s Kansas Market) for six years in various roles including Vice President of Pharmacy Services and Chief Operating Officer at the health plan.

Jonalan joined Lockton Dunning in 2019 to support Julayna Meyer in leading the team focused on developing strategies for employers and health plans to efficiently manage their pharmacy benefit while improving the health of their population. Areas of expertise include:

  • Pharmacy (Pharmacist)
  • Managed Care Organizations
  • Behavioral Health
  • Medicaid
  • Medicare
  • Health Insurance Marketplace

Designations | PharmD, FASCP