Fallon Health appoints W. Thomas Spencer to board of directors

Worcester, Mass., August 6, 2014 - Fallon Health, a nationally recognized health care services organization, today announced the appointment of W. Thomas Spencer to its board of directors.

As Managing Partner of Spencer Financial LLC, of Sudbury, Massachusetts, Spencer has 40 years of experience in a broad range of insurance, investment and retirement planning strategies. He has spoken on business practices with financial services audiences around the country.

In 2013, Spencer’s firm was named “Practice of the Year” nationally by Signator Investors, Inc. Spencer was also awarded the Albert Richardson Award in 2002, an honor given by the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors (NAIFA) to the individual with the highest commitment and service to clients, the industry and the community.

Spencer has served as president of the Boston Life Underwriters Association and has taken a leadership role in numerous philanthropic efforts for his industry including most recently Seeds of Peace and Habitats of Humanity. Spencer served as Chairman of the Board of Trustees for Endicott College in Beverly. Today, he is a member of numerous associations including the NAIFA and the Boston Estate Planning Council.

After graduating from Brown University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in psychology, Spencer earned designations as a Charter Life Underwriter and a Charter Financial Consultant.

“Spencer and his family have been active in the Sudbury community since 1980.

Carrie Wattu

About Fallon Health
Founded in 1977, Fallon Health is a leading, non-profit health care services organization that supports the diverse and changing needs of those it serves. In addition to providing innovative health insurance solutions and a variety of Medicaid and Medicare products, Fallon excels in unique health care programs and services that coordinate care for seniors and individuals with complex health needs. Fallon has consistently ranked among the nation’s top health plans, and is the only health plan in Massachusetts to have been awarded “Excellent” Accreditation by the National Committee for Quality Assurance for its HMO, Medicare Advantage and Medicaid products.