Tom Brodmerkel, Operating Partner, joins EDG Partners with over 25 years of experience as a healthcare executive, primarily in the health plan area. He brings a wealth of knowledge in operations, business development, marketing, and national sales management. In his most recent position, Brodmerkel served as the Executive Vice President of Matrix Medical Network, a health plan services company sold to Welsh, Carson, Anderson, & Stowe in 2011. In his role at EDG, Brodmerkel provides leadership and insight to EDG’s portfolio companies and offer expertise on new investment opportunities. His passion for the senior market is well-chronicled in his stellar career. His significant experience includes serving in large health care corporations and health plans as well as successful start-up healthcare companies. Brodmerkel also served as a senior executive in start-up healthcare companies, including Definity Health and American Telecare. Brodmerkel served on many advisory boards, he was honored by the state legislatures of Arkansas and Kentucky for his contributions to healthcare reform, and he served as a guest lecturer for the National Association of Health Underwriters. A graduate of the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD, Brodmerkel served in both active and reserve duty in the U.S. Navy.