2020-2021 STAR Susan Torroella

Susan Torroella is ArmadaHealth’s chief operations officer. Susan was previously EVP of Wellness Corporate Solutions where she oversaw all strategic partnerships, direct clients, program management and operations. Prior to this, she was President of FrontierMEDEX Medical Assistance Services, where she oversaw the delivery of both healthcare prevention services and treatment coordination for employers’ workforces. Susan served as vice president of United Healthcare International following the acquisition of FrontierMEDEX.

Susan is the former president of the Healthcare Businesswomen’s Association (HBA) and founder of the Mid-Atlantic chapter of the HBA. She is on the board of the American Heart Association and executive leadership of the Go Red for Women Mission in Maryland, which is devoted to reducing cardiovascular disease for women. After graduating from Franklin & Marshall College with a bachelor of arts degree, Susan earned an MBA from the Thunderbird School of International Management, where she was valedictorian of her class. She has also attended INSEAD (France) and Wharton’s executive management programs.

Known as a dynamic and successful leader, Torroella has won multiple awards such as FORTUNE Small Business/Wall Street Journal “Boss of the Year,” The Daily Record’s “Top 100 Women in Maryland,” Ernst & Young “Entrepreneur of the Year Finalist,” and PharmaVOICE’s “100 Most Inspiring Leaders in Life Sciences.”