Progyny envisions a world where anyone who wants to have a child can do so

That’s why we’re bringing new life to fertility benefits, for a new generation of companies. Our fertility solutions ensure employers receive the most value from their fertility benefit by enabling members and physicians to focus on outcomes and pursue the most effective treatment — the first time. When cutting-edge fertility science meets unparalleled member support, smarter fertility benefits are born. And dreams of parenthood come true.


Chief Executive Officer

As Progyny’s CEO, David brings over 25 years of healthcare and executive management experience to the company. He strives to make Progyny the industry leader in comprehensive and inclusive fertility benefits–so people can achieve the best possible outcomes and realize their dreams of parenthood. Prior to joining Progyny, David was the CEO of WebMD, where he led the company to record levels of revenue and profitability.

Chief Financial & Operating Officer

As the Chief Financial and Operating Officer, Pete brings over a decade of experience in building and implementing models that lead to operational efficiency and revenue growth. Pete is responsible for managing the company’s financial actions, building its premier provider network, and optimizing operations. Prior to joining Progyny, Pete was the CFO at WebMD where he played an integral role in the company’s improved financial performance.


Karin uses her public health and managed care experience to lead product development and sales for Progyny. She aims to expand employer adoption of infertility benefits, so everyone can achieve their dream of parenthood. Prior to joining Progyny, Karin was CEO of US Imaging, and previously served as CEO of CarePlus Health Plan. In 2017, Karin was selected as one of New York Business Journal’s Women of Influence.

Alan B. Copperman, MD, FACOG
Medical Director

As an experienced and respected clinician, Dr. Copperman has published numerous manuscripts and book chapters on reproductive medicine, and has co-authored hundreds of scientific abstracts on infertility, in vitro fertilization, egg freezing, ovum donation and genetics. Dr. Copperman has been named to New York magazine’s list of Best Doctors sixteen years in a row, and Castle Connolly and SuperDocs have annually recognized Dr. Copperman as one of the top fertility doctors.

Board of directors

David Schlanger
Chief Executive Officer
Beth Seidenberg, M.D.
Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers
Fred Cohen, M.D., D.Phil.
TPG Biotech
Norm Payson
Norman C. Payson, M.D.
Simeon George, M.D.
SR One

Progyny In The News

October 15, 2018
Lissa Kline, VP of Member & Provider Services at Progyny, writes about if fertility treatments cause cancer.

October 15, 2018
Crain’s New York Business
“The company is working to separate itself from competitors in the fertility benefits market, in part with white-glove offerings such as coverage for medication and a counselor assigned to assist each patient through what can be an emotionally draining process.” said David Schlanger, CEO of Progyny.

Crain’s New York Business
September 19, 2018
Working Mother
Unilever is ranked #1 in Working Mother’s Best 100 Companies list for 2018. The premier perk highlighted is Progyny’s fertility benefit.

Working Mother
September 18, 2018
Lissa Kline, VP of Member & Provider Services at Progyny, writes about what it’s like to have PCOS.

September 13, 2018
Employee Benefit News
“Fertility coverage at Facebook, offered through provider Progyny, provides employees up to four IVF cycles, including genetic testing, with no pre-approval required. The program’s success — fewer miscarriages, high single birth rates, very few multiple births — has made Albert an evangelist.”

Employee Benefit News