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Montage of LifeSpeak staff members
Our vision

At the core of every organization are real people living real lives. We know employees come to work every day with their life challenges in tow, whether they realize it or not. It may be a physical or mental challenge or a struggle with overall wellbeing. At LifeSpeak, we help organizations commit to keeping their people present, productive, and thriving by supporting mental health and wellbeing.

300
+
experts
550
+
clients
4.5
MM+
lives supported

Our values

Exceptional customer service

We know you are busy. That’s why we ensure your dedicated account manager is there to implement, customize, and support you the whole way.

Innovation

We look for better ways to provide high-quality, engaging education to help people solve tough problems.

Strong relationships

We work hard to maintain collaborative relationships with leading experts. That’s how we ensure our proprietary collection of content and tools is making a difference in people’s lives.

Believing in ourselves

We go to work each day knowing what we do is truly helping people. This is what drives us to do better and be better.

Teamwork

We support, respect, and care for one another to ensure we create an environment we all want to be in – one of trust, warmth, and cooperation.

Continuous improvement

We never stop learning, and never stop going above and beyond what is expected by our clients and our teammates.
Our story
When CEO and founder Michael Held was working in the professional services world, he’d often have colleagues come into his office to confide in him about their struggles. It’s these personal conversations and his open-door policy that sparked the idea that would become LifeSpeak.

Meet our team

Michael Held

Founder, President, and Chief Executive Officer

Nolan Bederman

Executive Chair

Michael McKenna

Chief Financial Officer and Secretary

Anna Mittag

Senior Vice President, Product, and Services

Doug Berkowitz

Senior Vice President of Operations

Stanley Bergman

Managing Director of Sales

Danny Weill

Vice President of Partnerships and Sales

Mark Chodash

Vice President of US Sales

Katie Bowkett

Vice President of Client Success

Paul Estey

Vice President of Growth Markets

Tina Kaichis

Vice President of Marketing
Leadership team

Michael Held

Founder, President, and Chief Executive Officer

Nolan Bederman

Executive Chair

Michael McKenna

Chief Financial Officer and Secretary

Anna Mittag

Senior Vice President, Product, and Services

Doug Berkowitz

Senior Vice President of Operations

Stanley Bergman

Managing Director of Sales

Danny Weill

Vice President of Partnerships and Sales

Mark Chodash

Vice President of US Sales

Katie Bowkett

Vice President of Client Success

Paul Estey

Vice President of Growth Markets

Tina Kaichis

Vice President of Marketing

Take the next step

LifeSpeak transforms your organization’s wellbeing program. See how a preventative approach can get workforce engagement up and costly claims down.