Danny Maxon

Director, Community Connections
WellCare Health Plans

Danny has nearly 25 years of experience working in the social service field, and has dedicated the last 10 of those years to WellCare Health Plans.  He has held positions in a number of settings, including community mental health centers, assertive community treatment teams, and local county jails, to name a few.  Danny first joined WellCare in 2009 as a case manager and later assisted in the creation and development of WellCare’s Field Case Management program in Florida. 

Danny currently works in the Community Connections department where he leads WellCare’s Community Innovations at a national level.  He is also responsible for Community Business Development for RFP response writing, as well as creating and executing a Medicare strategy for collaborating with community based organizations impacting the senior population.  In addition, Danny’s team leads the data and technology area of Community Connections, which continuously updates and improves data collection, storage and analysis of the marriage between community based organizational data and health outcomes data. 

Danny earned his undergraduate degree from St. Mary’s University of Minnesota and Masters in Social Work from the University of South Florida.