Julia Lambert has 25 years of experience, with 18 years as a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries serving in leadership roles. Julia joined Wakely Consulting Group, LLC as a Principal in April 2008. Julia served as the CEO of Wakely up until December 2021 and has been a health actuary since 1996.
Julia’s area of expertise is in Medicare Advantage, preparing and certifying Medicare Advantage and Part D bids since 2000. However, she enjoys the variety of work that comes with serving regional payer clients. Serving as a staff actuary for a variety of clients during her consulting career has provided her with a deep understanding of all facets of the health care delivery system. Her work includes analyzing claims experience, projecting medical and pharmacy expenses, preparing premium rate certifications and statements of actuarial opinions for financial statements, and analyzing provider contracts, Julia's experience allows her to strategize on member behavior in reaction to benefits and cost-sharing changes, and enables her to counsel her clients regarding niches and opportunities in the changing market.