Board of Directors

Thomas Scully

Thomas Scully

General Partner, Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe

Tom Scully is a general partner at Welsh, Carson, Anderson, and Stowe. Before joining the firm in 2004, Tom served three years as administrator for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS), and six years as president and CEO of the Federation of American Hospitals (FAH), which represents 1,500 privately owned hospitals.

At CMS, Tom had an instrumental role in designing and passing Medicare Part D and Medicare Advantage legislation. He initiated the first public reporting and disclosure for comparative quality among hospitals, nursing homes, home health agencies, and dialysis centers. Prior to his work at CMS and the FAH, Tom was deputy assistant to the president and counselor to the director of the Office of Management and Budget from 1992-93. He also worked on the Bush for President campaign in 1988, and served with U.S. Senator Slade Gorton (WA) from 1980 to 1985.

Tom was senior counsel at Alston and Bird from 2004 through 2017 and practiced law at Patton Boggs and Akin Gump. In addition to being chairman of the board of InnovAge, Tom is also chairman of the board for Trusted Health, and is on the board of directors of Select Medical Corp, and Emerus. He is also vice chairman of the Alliance for Health Policy.