Marisa Bass, C’08, WG’14

Marisa is the GM of Healthcare at CLEAR, where she is responsible for creating and maintaining a healthcare business, leveraging CLEAR’s secure identity platform. The Healthcare team works with enterprise partners to implement personalized and frictionless experiences for consumers as they move throughout the healthcare ecosystem. Marisa joined CLEAR from Quartet, a healthcare technology and services startup integrating mental and physical health, where she was Director of Business Development. At Quartet, Marisa built and led a national health system business, developing the division strategy, business model and managing associated client pursuits. Marisa also led select national and regional health plan partner pursuits as well. Prior to Quartet, Marisa was Head of Finance & Strategy for Emblem Health’s three fully capitated dual-eligible managed long-term care (MLTC) programs. With P&L responsibility, Marisa focused on improving patient outcomes while reducing cost through a combination of both external clinical programs and internal operational innovation. Marisa started her career in finance at Citi Private Bank, culminating as Head of Business Planning & Execution for the North American Investments business. As an NYC native, Marisa grew up volunteering and interning with various local hospitals, developing an early passion for the intersection of healthcare and business. Marisa received her MBA in healthcare management from the Wharton School of Business at the University of Pennsylvania and a BA in Economics and minor in healthcare management at the University of Pennsylvania. Marisa is a volunteer at Mount Sinai’s Adolescent Health Center and a Maverick Next fellow, a 2 year fellowship sponsored by the Gates Foundation, LSE and non-profit PSI focused on developing innovative programs to support family planning initiatives for women and girls globally.