Vice President and General Counsel
Todd Shamash is the Vice President and General Counsel at Capital BlueCross. In this capacity, Mr. Shamash oversees the company’s Legal and Regulatory Affairs functions.
Prior to joining the Capital BlueCross team, Mr. Shamash served as Deputy Chief of Staff for Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett, where he was responsible for health care and insurance matters and also served as a trustee on the Pennsylvania Employee Benefits Trust Fund (PEBTF).
Prior to serving in the governor’s office, Mr. Shamash was Senior Counsel and Director of Government Affairs for Jefferson Health System in Radnor, Pa. He also has held positions with the Pennsylvania Insurance Department and U.S. Congress.
Mr. Shamash is a current commissioner of the Pennsylvania Department of Banking and Securities and is a council member of the Pennsylvania Health Care Cost Containment Council. Mr. Shamash is a graduate of the University of Kentucky and the Dickinson School of Law of the Pennsylvania State University.