SelectAccount announces appointment of new chief information officer

Stretar joined SelectAccount in 1994 and has held numerous leadership roles during that time. In her most recent roles as Vice President, Product Development and Information Technology, Stretar was charged with leading the management of and investment in SelectAccount’s proprietary medical banking technology assets. In her new role, she will serve as the organization’s technology leader to continue their mission to incorporate SelectAccount’s unique technology platform and the value it brings to their clients. Additionally, she will direct the planning and implementation of IT systems to support business operations to improve cost effectiveness, quality of service and development.


“Nikki has demonstrated exceptional leadership during the development and growth of SelectAccount,” said Carol Kraft, President and CEO at SelectAccount. “We look forward to Nikki’s continued strategic approach of the company’s growth initiatives and her exemplary leadership skills.”


With over 20 years of experience in the spending account business, she is one of the most adept leaders in the consumer-directed health care space and is known for her deep knowledge and exceptional ability to deploy technology solutions in support of innovation. Stretar has a diverse educational background including the Project Management Professional (PMP) credential from the Project Management Institute (PMI) and the Health Savings Account Expert (HSAe) certification from HSA Consulting. She also holds a Fellow Life Management Institute Certification (FLMI) with the Life Office Management Association (LOMA) and was a member of the inaugural class to become certified in Flexible Compensation Instruction with the Employers Council on Flexible Compensation (ECFC). These recognized certifications demonstrate Stretar’s experience, education and competency to effectively lead and direct project teams to continue delivering innovative solutions to the medical spending account industry.