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ARTICLE Media Contacts

If you're a journalist looking for news and information about UnitedHealthcare, here are the media contacts available to help.

Regional Media Contacts

Central Region
Will Shanley (WI, MI, OH, IL)
Ph. (714) 204-8005


Jessica Kostner (IA, IN, KS, KY, MO, NE)
Ph. (952) 979-5869


Kim Whitaker (OK, TX)
Ph. (469) 633-8536


Northeast Region
Maria Gordon-Shydlo (CT, MA, ME, NH, NY, RI, VT)
Ph. (914) 933-4613

Mary McElrath-Jones (NJ, PA, DE)
Ph. (914) 933-4615

Ben Goldstein (DC, MD, VA, WV)
(240) 683-5372
Southeast Region
Tracey Lempner
(AR, GA, NC, SC, TN)
Ph. (770) 300-3573
Liz Calzadilla-Fiallo
(FL, LA, MS, AL)
Ph. (954) 378-0537
West Region
Matt Yi (CA, HI)
Ph. (714) 226-3842

Kristen Hellmer
(AZ, CO, ID, NM, OR, UT, WA, WY)
Ph. (602) 255-8466
Cheryl Randolph (NV)
Ph. (714) 226-3441

National Media Contacts

Tracey Lempner 
Ph. (770) 300-3573
Lynne High
Ph. (952) 979-5861

Medicare & Retirement
Sarah Bearce
Ph. (952) 931-4732
(Individual Line of Business)
Ellen Laden
Ph. (317) 715-7843

Media Hotline
Ph. (877) 636-9718
As an alternative, you may also call our national media hotline and leave a message. Please be sure to leave your name, media outlet and deadline, and we will promptly return your call.