Molina Hearts Health is a wellness blog designed to share useful health information for our extended Molina Healthcare family. Whether you are an employee, a member, a provider, a community partner or simply someone who cares about your health, we want to hear from you!

Meet the Bloggers

Michael Siegel, MD


Dr. Siegel is a pediatrician who works as vice president and medical director for Molina Healthcare, Inc. He is passionate about improving both one’s personal health as well as the community as a whole. Dr. Siegel has been actively involved in Wellness programs in other companies and is looking forward to sharing his own insights and experience. He strongly believes that staying healthy starts with each of us; our lifestyle impacts our health status more than our health care!

Laura Hart

Laura Hart

Laura is on the public relations team at Molina Healthcare, Inc. Laura loves writing, tweeting and learning from others what creative tactics they use to stay healthy. Interests: yoga, volleyball, the beach, doting on niece and nephew, cute animals, cooking and traveling.

Lisa Brassill

Lisa is part of the Quality Improvement team at Molina Healthcare of Florida. She enjoys helping others stay healthy, especially through their diet and exercise choices. She believes that everything in moderation is the key to success. Lisa is an avid exerciser, cook, painter and reader. You can find her on the beach in her free time.

Amritha Roser

Amritha Roser is a registered dietitian and works for Molina Healthcare of California as a health educator. She wants to make nutrition and dietary information accessible and relevant to families trying to improve their health. Amritha is a mother to a 10 year old and is passionate about health and wellness.

Alicia Johnson,MPH

Alicia is a public health research analyst for Molina Healthcare, Inc. Her ‘I’m just not a runner’ stance turned into a passion for running several years ago thanks to being encouraged and challenged by friends along the way. Alicia is now a cheerleader for anyone wanting to make healthy lifestyle changes. She also enjoys hiking, relaxing with her family, traveling, and volunteering.

Scott Barton, MD

Dr. Barton has over 17 years of medical experience. He is a medical director at Molina Healthcare of Utah, and is board certified in obstetrics and gynecology.

Meridith Jones

Meridith is on the digital communications team at Molina Healthcare, Inc. Meridith enjoys keeping up-to-date on the latest in health and fitness as well as social media and communication. In her free time, Meridith enjoys bike rides to the beach, reading and trying new recipes.

Kristy Huffman, RN


Kristy Huffman is a Registered Nurse in the Health Education Department at Molina Healthcare, Inc. She is enthusiastic about educating the public about health and promoting healthy lifestyle choices. She enjoys the outdoors, traveling, music, playing tennis and spending time with her family.