Marty brings over 35 years of corporate America experience to his seminars and yoga practice.
Marty Sholder has spent his entire corporate experience in healthcare cost containment for group health plans and workers’ compensation plans. Marty was the founder and CEO of PPO Oklahoma and WinterBrook Healthcare Management. Both companies provided cost containment strategies to insurance companies and large self-funded employers. Before its sale to Coventry Healthcare, the companies managed over $2 billion in healthcare claims annually. Following the sale of his companies, Marty served as the executive in charge of the First Health Network. He also served as EVP of the HealthSmart PPO. Marty was the CEO at Integrated Medical Delivery, a companied responsible for $450 million in annual billing and collections of provider owned surgery centers. He served as President and COO of Spreemo Health before launching Inside Out Group.
Marty Sholder began practicing yoga and mindfulness in 2013. He has attended many mindfulness seminars and training workshops. In 2017 Marty studied to become a certified yoga instructor. He completed his 200 hour teacher training at The Yoga Factory, a Baptiste affiliated studio in Dallas, TX, and a 30 hour Yin Yoga training program at Wanderlust in Austin, TX. He has been teaching yoga and mindfulness since his graduation from training.
Marty has served on several boards, spoken at numerous conferences and was an adjunct faculty member at the University of Oklahoma, where he taught a course on healthcare cost containment. He holds a BS from Northwestern University, Evanston, IL and earned a Masters in Healthcare Administration at Rush University, Chicago, IL.
When Marty is not practicing yoga or meditating, he is living a truly happy life in Dallas, TX. He is the proud father to his two wonderful adult daughters, Jamie and Emma. Marty loves to cook, entertain family and friends and scuba dive. His 95 lb German Shepherd, Larry, can do both upward and downward facing dog!