Chad Westover is Vice President, Business Development for WellPoint, Inc.’s State Sponsored Business (SSB). He oversees all aspects of business development in SSB, working to strategically position SSB for profitable growth nationally. Mr. Westover also oversees product development & administration, and telemedicine operations.
Chad joined WellPoint in 2003. His previous positions with WellPoint SSB were Director of California Field Operations, where he oversaw SSB’s field operations and Community Resource Centers statewide; and Director, Account Executive where he maintained relationships with California regulatory agencies.
Prior to his tenure at WellPoint, Chad was the first director of the Utah Children’s Health Insurance Program (CHIP). Before that, he was a health policy consultant for Governor Leavitt’s Health Policy Commission. Earlier, he held a senior staff position with the U.S. Senate Labor and Human Resources Committee and as a senior legislative assistant in the House of Representatives in Washington, D.C.
Chad received a Master’s degree in public administration, a Bachelors’ degrees in political science, and an Associates’ degree in Spanish from Brigham Young University.
Princeton Conference XIX: May 23, 2012