Leadership at Community Health Solutions

CHS’ experience and leadership in health program administration and medical care management enables us to provide innovative, comprehensive, and affordable administrative and medical care management solutions to a diverse client base. Our continued leadership is demonstrated by developing an organizational structure that participates in and exceeds the needs of clients and the marketplace.

This leadership is embodied by five main strategies:

  1. Organizing into specialized business units
  2. Aligning strategically, creating synergistic strengths
  3. Marketing risk management and financial services
  4. Distributing products on a national basis
  5. Serving the insuring public through governmental, insurer, and/or corporate programs

Mr. Schmidt is a leading senior executive experienced in business leadership, operational, financial, and creative management with more than 35 years of executive and managerial experience in various industries. Areas of expertise include presidential and entrepreneurial leadership, executive management and supervisory responsibility, strategic, operational, and financial planning, market analysis, and product development.

Mr. Schmidt has served as a CEO, CFO, COO, and president of several life and health insurance companies. Prior to this, Mr. Schmidt spent 10 years as a consultant and CPA employed by KPMG Peat Marwick and Deloitte & Touche specializing in insurance, auditing, and consulting.

He earned his bachelor of arts in economics and physics and his bachelor of science in accounting from St. Cloud State University and did graduate work in business at the University of St. Thomas.

Our Mission & Values

Exceptional Services

The only holistic customer-centric care coordination provider with the experience, processes, and technology to deliver results. Never content to rest on our achievements, we work every day to continuously improve our service offerings and health outcomes.

Great People

Our people influence our success. We invite, develop, and keep the most talented, gifted, and dedicated professionals in our industry. We nurture a fair and open environment that inspires creativity, leadership, and personal growth. We seek employees who are driven to surpass and reward exceptional contributions.

Excellent Returns

We lead the medical care management industry in effectiveness and return on investment. We work precisely to hone our business models for optimal accomplishment. We invest in our people, our processes, and our assets to ensure strategic, sustainable expansion. Our providers and our customers are essential to our success, and we honor these relationships.


We conduct our business in a way that sustains and enhances our communities, our surroundings, and the economic market in which we live and work. We provide significant collaboration to causes important to our mission and our communities.

Community Involvement

At Community Health Solutions of America, our philosophy is that the communities we work in should be enhanced by our presence; therefore, we are committed to giving back. We collaborate with state and local agencies, schools, and community groups in an effort to build healthier populations. We support and participate in local events, programs, activities, and health fairs to educate and improve the health and well-being of the residents in all of the locations we touch.

Community Health Solutions is dedicated to improving the health and quality of life of our members and the people in the communities we live and work in as a whole.