William (Bill) A. O’Keefe, President and Chief Executive Officer of Cornerstone Preferred Resources (CPR), founded the organization with his late-wife Virginia in 1996. He is responsible for all business development and client relations activities.
Prior to CPR, Bill served as Chief Operating Officer at a Houston-based TPA, responsible for the daily operations of all MIS functions, claims processing, customer service, enrollment, billing, and quality standards. He also provided support and technical consultation to the Sales and Marketing departments.
An accomplished professional with more than 20 years of experience in the Employee Benefit and Health Care industries, Bill’s background comprises a broad range of managerial expertise, including corporate-level operations for a nationwide IPA-model HMO and Senior Director for a multi-office TPA, managing the benefits for more than 120,000 employees.
Bill is an active member of the Society of Professional Benefit Administrators (SPBA), National Association of Health Underwriters (NAHU), Worldwide Employee Benefits Network, and participates as Vice Chairman of the Houston Well City Initiative and Sterling Bank Community Business Development Board.
You and your company have provided excellent customer service...You have all been patient, informative and tireless and we appreciate you more than we can express.
We enjoy the personal touch that Cornerstone Preferred Resources has given our hospital and employees.
Our relationship has grown over the past 16+ years…a recent review of our business relationship has reaffirmed your “Preferred TPA” status with us.