Gary D. St. Hilaire
President & Chief Executive Officer
Gary D. St. Hilaire is President & CEO of Capital BlueCross, the leading health solutions company in Central Pennsylvania and the Lehigh Valley. Over the last 25 years, Mr. St. Hilaire has worked as a health care executive, entrepreneur and financial leader with experience in executive leadership, strategy, start-up operations, and business turnarounds.
During his tenure with Capital BlueCross, he has led its transformation into a national diversified family of companies. In this capacity, he has stressed the importance of leadership and corporate citizenship while driving innovation with patient-focused care models, growth in ancillary services and leading-edge data analytics.
Before joining Capital BlueCross, he co-founded the health care technology company Choicelinx, achieving success as an industry innovator with early work in consumer engagement tools and consumer-directed health care products. He also served as an executive leader of Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts and Healthsource, Inc.
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 is also very active in the local community, presently serving on the board of directors for Harrisburg-based Whitaker Center for Science and the Arts, where he recently completed four years as chairman of the board. He is also chair of the 2016 United Way of the Capital Region Annual Campaign and a member of its Board of Directors, a member of the Board of Trustees for Harrisburg University, and chair of the 2016 Capital Region Heart Walk for the American Heart Association.