Will Battles is Chief Strategy Officer at Alliant Health Solutions. Battles is a results-driven professional and manager with over 15 years of experience in the areas of business development, marketing and operations management. He has been instrumental in Alliant’s growth across the southeastern United States through the successful pursuit of state government contracts.
In addition to his business development role, he has implemented and managed a variety of utilization management and quality improvement programs. Battles has successfully managed and developed four state government contracts in three southeasten states, as well as a South Carolina Medicaid emergency contract implementation within two weeks of contract execution, establishing necessary systems and operational infrastructure. Since 2006, he has overseen the organization and direction of business development and communications activities for Alliant and its subsidiaries, including managing and directing strategy, planning and marketing activities. He manages business development staff and activities including client needs analysis, proposal writing and editing, cost analysis and budget development.
Battles earned two master’s degrees from Georgia State University, in Health Administration and Business Administration, and holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Jacksonville State University in Jacksonville, Alabama.