News Releases - 2014

May 8, 2014

Sloan Re-elected Chairman, Four Kansans Elected to Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas Board of Directors

Steve W. Sloan, Pittsburg, was re-elected to a second, one-year term as chairman of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas Board of Directors at its annual meeting May 8 in Topeka. Diane L. Lee, CPA, CSEP, Hutchinson, was re-elected to a second, one-year term as vice chairman.

Sloan, president and CEO of Midwest Minerals, Inc. since 1995, has served on the board since 2008. Lee, who also joined the board in 2008, is a certified public account with Swindoll, Janzen, Hawk and Loyd, LLC.

Directors elected to four-year terms at the meeting were James M. Alley, III, D.D.S., oral and maxillofacial surgeon, Wichita; Robin R. LacKamp, vice president and director of human resources, American State Bancshares, Inc., Rose Hill; Thomas C. Simpson, M.D., retired family physician, Sterling; and Cathy Mih Taylor, M.D., physician (OB/GYN), Neosho County Memorial Hospital, Chanute.

Other members of the board are Leon J. Boor, Abilene; Andrew C. Corbin, Topeka; Leonard R. Hernandez, Wellington; Steven D. Marsh, Wichita; Edward J. Miller, Iola; Louis E. (Gene) Mosiman, Topeka; Robert L. Mullen, Manhattan; Gary D. Shorman, Hays; Susan M. Smith, Wichita; and, Kenneth W. Winter, Dodge City.

About Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas
For more than 70 years, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas has built a reputation of trust with its members and contracting providers by providing outstanding customer service while quickly and accurately processing claims; fairly administering benefit plans and contracts; offering programs, services and tools to help members improve or maintain their health; and operating under the highest ethical standards while being good stewards of premium dollars. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association and is the state’s largest insurer, serving all Kansas counties except Johnson and Wyandotte. For more information, visit www.bcbsks.com.

 

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