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Blue Cross CEO to Deliver Commencement Address at BCC
Source Date: April 9, 2013
Brad Wilson, president and CEO of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina, will be the commencement speaker at Bladen Community College's curriculum Graduation on Friday, May 10, at 7:30 p.m.
As President and CEO of North Carolina's largest insurer since 2010, Wilson has worked to improve North Carolina's health care system and in making health care more affordable for the state's residents.
Prior to joining BCBS of North Carolina in 1995, he practiced law and served as general counsel for Governor Jim Hunt, where he was in charge of directing the governor's legislative strategy.
A lifelong North Carolinian, Wilson serves on a number of boards in the healthcare industry, including as chair of the National Institute for Health Care Management and works with the Council for Affordable Quality Healthcare to address health care challenges at the national level.
In addition, he serves on the board of the North Carolina Institute of Medicine and chairs the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation, a charitable organization that has invested more than $68 million in community-based health and wellness efforts over the last decade.
Wilson earned his undergraduate degree from Appalachian State University, a master's degree from Duke and a law degree from Wake Forest University. He is a recipient of the state's highest civilian honor bestowed by North Carolina's governor, the Order of the Long Leaf Pine.