Vice President of Sales
Pepper Schafer is a Vice-President of Sales for HealthSCOPE Benefits. In this capacity, Pepper is responsible for sales, local account management and broker development. She is active in helping to develop ideas for employers to help them save money on their medical plan. Pepper is also responsible for managing the proprietary network developed in the Atlanta metro area, called LifeWell Health Partners. In this capacity, she works with providers to negotiate new contracts and renewal, and monitors the network for pricing and coverage. Prior to joining HealthSCOPE, Pepper owned and operated her own TPA in Atlanta called LifeWell Health Plans. HealthSCOPE acquired LifeWell in March of 2016. She has worked in the managed care industry for many years, in sales, provider management and HMO leadership. She served as the Chief Executive Officer of the PruCare HMO in Georgia prior to its sale to Aetna and before starting LifeWell.
Pepper is a Certified Life Underwriter and graduated Phi Beta Kappa with a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Texas in Austin.