Erin Balliet Ratelis has been an innovator for change within the health and wellness industry for over 15 years. She is an insight-driven wellness professional with experience as a health and wellness consultant, wellness product developer, and thought leadership strategist in health care. She earned her BA in Community Health Education from UW-La Crosse and MA in Business Communication from the University of St. Thomas.
In her current role at Optum’s Resource Center for Health & Well-being, she:
- Curates and develops meaningful content for business professionals who want to create healthy, high performing workplaces
- Leads an annual Wellness in the Workplace tracking study
- Partners with internal and external researchers and healthcare organizations to seed and examine health and wellness research
- Leverages academic partnerships to fuel the industry’s understanding of health behavior change
Specialized knowledge in behavioral economics, healthcare marketing, wellness program design and communications, best practices and environmental audits.