David W. Anderson
President and CEO, Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield of Western New York and Highmark Blue Shield of Northeastern New York
Mr. Anderson is a seasoned health insurance executive with national experience and a strong track record of successfully engaging and managing organizations. He leads BlueCross BlueShield with a focus on the company’s corporate goals and mission: to develop and provide innovative and cost-effective health care delivery solutions to support the needs of its members, stakeholders, and communities. Mr. Anderson joined BlueCross BlueShield of Western New York in July 2013 as the company’s seventh president and CEO. Before taking the helm of BlueCross BlueShield, Mr. Anderson was CEO of UnitedHealthcare’s Southern California Health Plan, based in Cypress, CA. Mr. Anderson is a native of Fort Wayne, Indiana, and a graduate of Indiana University’s Kelly School of Business, with a B.S. in Finance.