IHI Board of Directors

IHI Board of Directors

Dennis Casey

Dennis Casey has 40 years of experience in healthcare financing and related employee benefits businesses. Prior to his recent retirement, Mr. Casey served as Senior Vice President for Individual and Group Business at Anthem Inc. In this role, he was responsible for the growth and profitability of thirteen individual Blue Cross and Blue Shield Companies ranging from Maine to Nevada.

Other significant roles have included his position from 1989-1997 as President and CEO of Acordia Financial Industry Benefits Inc., a publicly traded subsidiary of Indiana Blue Cross and Blue Shield. Mr. Casey was named as Vice President of Sales for Indiana Blue Cross and Blue Shield and subsequently promoted to President in 2000. He served in this role until 2007 when he was promoted to President and CEO of UniCare and Specialty Businesses for Wellpoint Inc. He was promoted to Senior Vice President for Wellpoint in 2009 and served on the Executive Operations Council until his retirement in December 2013.

In addition to his significant career accomplishments, Mr. Casey serves on a variety of corporate and not-for-profit boards of directors including DDI Ireland, VBP Indy, Equian Inc., Angel Medflight, and Assurred Partners. He holds a B.S., B.A. in Management from Georgetown University, an M.B.A. from the Kelley School of Business at Indiana University and a C.L.U. from the American College.

In addition to serving as board member for Innovative Hematology, Mr. Casey serves as Chairman of the Innovative Hematology Finance Committee.