The leadership team of Starling Physicians is comprised of exceptional individuals who played strategic roles at Grove Hill Medical Centers, Connecticut Multispecialty Group, and Hartford Healthcare. They set the strategic direction, oversee quality, efficiency, and profitability, and work closely with the Board of Directors.
Michael Genovesi, MD, MBA
Chief Executive Officer
Dr. Genovesi has been a pulmonologist at Grove Hill Medical Centers for more than 30 years. He has been on the board of directors for 23 years and served for a time as chairman of the board. He served as President and CEO of Grove Hill Medical Centers since 2012. Dr. Genovesi is active in the community and is an Assistant Professor of Clinical Medicine at UConn School of Medicine. He has played a key role as president of state and regional associations, including the American Lung Association and Connecticut Thoracic Society, and has also served on their national boards. Dr. Genovesi completed his medical training in Italy, New York, and California, and received an MBA from the University of Connecticut, School of Business Administration.
Jarrod Post, MD
Chief Medical Officer
Dr. Post joined Connecticut Multispecialty Group in 1999. He is board certified in Internal Medicine and Nephrology. He led CMG as Chief Executive Officer from 2011 to 2015 and has served on the board of directors for Hartford Hospital. Dr. Post plays an integral role at Starling Physicians, helping to establish key priorities and company-wide clinical goals and benchmarks. He ensures alignment between the company’s business goals and clinical capabilities, and provides medical oversight and leadership to guarantee the delivery of the highest quality medical outcomes in the most cost efficient manner. Dr. Post trained at Yale Medical School and completed his fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania.
Chief Administrative Officer
Ms. King joined our organization in fall of 2015 and plays a pivotal role in establishing company-wide clinical goals and quality standards to increase the value delivered to patients and the payer community, and to enhance the provider experience. She has over 25 years of healthcare management experience and previously served as Executive Director of the Hartford Physician Hospital Organization and as Vice President of Clinical Integration for Integrated Care Partners at Hartford Healthcare. As CAO, she serves as a trusted advisor to the physician leaders in all critical business areas of Starling Physicians. Ms. King earned her bachelor’s degree at Princeton University and an MBA with a concentration in finance and health economics at Stanford Graduate School of Business.
John Trusler, CPA
Chief Financial Officer
John began working at Grove Hill Medical Centers in November 2014 as their Chief Financial Officer. His primary responsibilities include the financial oversight of the organization, as well the overall physician compensation reporting system. Prior to joining Grove Hill, John worked in public accounting for 19 years, most recently at CohnReznick. During that time, John primarily serviced the accounting and tax needs of for-profit single and multispecialty physician practices.