Person Details

Gail K. Boudreaux

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Gail K. Boudreaux, President and Chief Executive Officer, Elevance Health, Inc.

Director Qualifications


Ms. Boudreaux brings significant CEO, healthcare industry, insurance, finance, technology and ESG experience to the Board from her chief executive and other executive positions with several healthcare and insurance organizations and participation in numerous associations in the healthcare industry. Ms. Boudreaux’s positions also provided her with regulatory and public policy experience due to the highly-regulated nature of these organizations. She also gained financial and technology experience through her service as a director and as a member of the audit committee and technology operations committee of several public companies, including a medical device company and a biotechnology company.


Professional and Other Experience



  • Anthem, Inc., President and CEO (since 2017)

  • GKB Global Health, LLC, a healthcare consulting firm, Founder and CEO (2015-2017)

  • UnitedHealth Group Incorporated, a diversified healthcare company, Executive Vice President (2008-2015), and President (2008-2011) and CEO (2011-2014) of its subsidiary United HealthCare

  • Health Care Services Corporation, a health insurance company, Executive Vice President of External Operations (2005-2008) and President of Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (2002-2005)

  • Aetna Inc., a managed healthcare company, various leadership positions (1983-2002)

  • Director of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, the National Institute for Health Care Management, Health Services Foundation and the Central Indiana Corporate Partnership, and member of The Business Roundtable


Other Public Board Service



  • Target Corporation, a general merchandise retailer, Director (since September 2021)

  • Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc., a medical device company, Director (2012-May 2021)

  • Xcel Energy, Inc., a utility holding company, Director (2012-2017)

  • Novavax, Inc., a biotechnology company, Director (2015-2017)


Education


M.B.A., Columbia Business School; B.A., Dartmouth College