Mika Taylor is the vice president of finance and Optum performance at John Muir Health, a nationally recognized, not-for-profit healthcare organization located east of San Francisco and serving patients in Contra Costa, Alameda and southern Solano counties. John Muir Health includes a network of more than 1,000 primary care and specialty physicians, 6,500 employees, medical centers in Concord and Walnut Creek, including Contra Costa County’s only trauma center, and a behavioral health center. In this role, Ms. Taylor is responsible for managing the financial planning function (annual operating budget, rolling forecast, long-range plan and capital planning) and the overall Optum relationship. She began her career at John Muir Health in 2005 and previously served as executive finance director of corporate finance. Ms. Taylor has held various roles within accounting, financial planning and analytics during her tenure.