Chief Financial Officer
As the Chief Financial Officer, Tom Lawless is responsible for the organization’s project management, financial analysis, and data analytics teams, as well as company-wide auditing and reporting. Tom has dedicated his career to working for various public sector and mission-driven organizations, focusing on the delivery of high quality and cost-effective health and long-term care services to vulnerable populations. Prior to his role as CFO, Tom served as CGHC’s Vice President of Information Services and Business Analytics. He has almost 20 years’ experience in data warehousing and analysis, extracting data from complex information systems, and turning it into actionable information. Tom’s background also includes experience in financial analysis and forecasting, pricing, metric development and dash-boarding, budgeting and resource planning. He has extensive knowledge of federal and state health policy and the development and deployment of health and long-term care quality systems.
Tom joined CGHC in 2015 as Director of Financial Analysis and Planning, in charge of budget development and monitoring, reporting, and data visualization. Prior to joining the company, he spent much of his career with the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, working for the state’s Medical Assistance program. Tom holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Chicago. He and his wife have three children.