Hosted by True Captive Insurance

The Future of Benefits & Business — Kansas City

Date & Time:
August 23, 2022
Meeting 11 am to 3 pm
Happy Hour 3-5:30

Kauffman Stadium, Hall of Fame Suites, followed by Happy Hour at Rivals Sports Bar in the Stadium
1 Royal Way, KC, MO 64129

$20 – Includes the meeting with lunch, happy hour at Rivals and the option to stay for the baseball game that night – Royals vs. Diamondbacks
All proceeds go to Operation Breakthrough and True Captive will provide a matching donation!

Series Sponsor:

Valenz logo

Presenting Sponsor:

Walmart Health logo

Lunch Sponsor:

Coeur logo

Happy Hour Sponsor:

CPM logo

Thank you to everyone who attended!

Watch the recap here:

Featured Presentations & Discussions

Join us for an exclusive gathering of local business leaders as we discuss trends in employee healthcare, self-funding health plans, and gaining control of healthcare spend.


  • David Voorhees – Health Insurance Captives for Self-Funded Groups
  • Rachel Strauss – Lowering Pharmacy Costs Through Creative Formularies and Hands on Member Care
  • Tonya Crawford – Introducing MyTrueMD, a New Healthcare Experience for Self-Funded Employers
  • Rob Gelb – Faster, Better, Stronger Healthcare for Employers
  • Kevin Wallquist – Omni-channel Healthcare for your Employees
  • Employer Panel – Hear Directly from Employers who have put Self-Funded Solutions to Work

Keynote by Joel Goldberg
Meeting Facilitated by Spencer Smith

Kiera Hanselman

Keynote Address –
Marshall Allen

Award winning investigative journalist and author of “Never Pay the First Bill: And Other Ways to Fight the Health Care System and Win”

Kiera Hanselman

Keynote Address –
Joel Goldberg

Keynote address from Joel Goldberg,
KC Royals TV Host/In-game Reporter,
Storyteller & Motivational Speaker

Presentations by:

Rob Gelb

David Voorhees

Founder & CEO
True Captive

Rob Gelb

Spencer Smith

Host of “Self-Funded with Spencer” Podcast and Expert in Employee Health Benefits 

Rob Gelb

Rachel Strauss

Director of Strategic Development

Tonya Crawford

Tonya Crawford

Vice President, Captive Experience
True Captive

Rob Gelb

Rob Gelb


Rob Gelb

Kevin Wallquist

Executive Vice President Walmart Health Virtual Care

Sponsored by:

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Vida logo
Vida logo
Vida logo

Thanks to our sponsors & attendees!

Sponsorship Opportunities

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