PROVIDENCE – John C. Langenus has joined Blue Cross & Blue Shield of Rhode Island as the newest member of its board of directors, the health insurer announced on June 5.
Langenus brings to the role an extensive background in health insurance, according to Blue Cross. “John’s 35 years of experience and leadership in the health-insurance industry will be invaluable to Blue Cross as we work to become more consumer centric and deliver more innovative products for Rhode Islanders,” said Peter Andruszkiewicz, president and CEO of Blue Cross.
As president and CEO of Anthem National Accounts, Langenus was accountable for Anthem’s largest business unit with 12.3 million members. Langenus has also held leadership positions at companies that include Coventry Healthcare, Evolution Benefits, and CIGNA, HealthCare.
Langenus has served on other boards, including the University of Hartford Barney School of Business and W.J. Gallagher Insurance Consulting. •