Maija Costello

Chief People Officer

Maija Costello joined ABOUT in 2020 as its first Chief People Officer, bringing a diverse background across the intersection of health providers, payers, and technology organizations. She has over 12 years of human capital, operating model design, and change management experience across start-up and corporate entities.

Prior to joining ABOUT, Maija was a Management Consultant leader with Accenture where she partnered with health clients to launch programs, processes, and technologies that fostered effective business and talent performance alike. She led people-centric programs, such as end-to-end employee experience and clinical leadership development, at organizations like Stanford Healthcare, City of Hope Cancer Research & Treatment Center, Kaiser Permanente, and Premera Health Plan.

In addition to People leadership, she serves as CEO Angie Franks’ Chief of Staff across strategic initiatives.