David S. Pankau
President and CEO, BlueCross BlueShield of South Carolina
Mr. Pankau is committed to serving the people of South Carolina as the leader of the health plan that has offered security to Palmetto State citizens for more than 70 years. As the President and CEO, Mr. Pankau leads more than 20 companies involved in health insurance services, U.S. DoD health program and Medicare contracts, Medicaid plans and a philanthropic foundation that funds programs to improve health care and access to health care for South Carolinians. Mr. Pankau has been the Chief Executive Officer of BCBSSC since 2010 and has served as the President since 2007. He has a bachelor’s degree in health administration from Eastern Illinois University and a master’s degree in public health from the University of South Carolina School of Public Health.