Gary D. St. Hilaire
President and Chief Executive Officer
Gary D. St. Hilaire is President and CEO of Capital BlueCross, the leading health solutions company in Central Pennsylvania and the Lehigh Valley. For nearly 30 years, Gary has worked as a healthcare executive, entrepreneur, and financial leader with experience in strategy, start-up operations, and business turnarounds. During his tenure with Capital BlueCross, he has led its transformation into a nationally diversified family of companies, stressing the importance of leadership and corporate citizenship, and driving innovation with patient-focused care models, growth in ancillary services, and leading-edge data analytics.
In addition to his role as president and CEO of Capital BlueCross, Mr. St. Hilaire is on the board of directors of the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, based in Chicago, Illinois. He also serves on the Board of Directors of Ernest Health, based in Mechanicsburg, PA. He is very active in the local community as well, presently serving on the Harrisburg University of Science and Technology Board of Trustees. More recently, he was honored by the Central Pennsylvania JDRF for his community and philanthropic leadership, and has previously chaired both the American Heart Association’s Heart Walk and the United Way of the Capital Region’s Annual Campaign. He has also been recognized as a Director Emeritus of Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts in Harrisburg, having formerly chaired its Board of Directors for 4 years and where he remains actively involved.