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Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee reflects the diversity of the state we serve, from customers and members to our business partners. And the group embraces its corporate governance role with dedication and passion. Board members work together with our senior leadership team to ensure we perform responsibly and build trust as we deliver peace of mind through better health to our customers and communities.

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Marty G. Dickens

Chairman of the Board

Retired Executive

AT&T – Tennessee

Lamar J. Partridge

Vice Chairman

Retired Executive

Valley Capital Corporation

JD Hickey, M.D., CEO

BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee

James B. Baker

River Associate Investments, LLC

Bruce Bosse

Merit Construction, Inc.

Miles Burdine

Kingsport Chamber of Commerce

Reginald W. Coopwood, M.D.

Regional One Health

Herbert H. Hilliard

Retired Executive

First Tennessee Bank

Jack B. McCallie, M.D.

Ridgeside Internal Medicine
Beacon Health Alliance, PC

Emily J. Reynolds

Former Secretary of U.S. Senate

Lottie Ryans

First Tennessee Development District

Martha S. Wallen

Pinnacle Financial Partners