Janice Torrez

President, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of New Mexico (BCBSNM)



Janice Torrez leads the overall strategic direction for BCBSNM to support membership growth and retention and ensure financial stability and long-term success.

Janice previously served as Associate Vice President of External Affairs and Chief of Staff at the New Mexico plan. Before joining BCBSNM, Janice was President of the Rezult Group, providing business strategy and solutions for regional and national health care clients. Earlier she was President of the St. Joseph Healthcare PSO, the first federally waived provider-sponsored organization in the country, and Vice President of Business Development for the St. Joseph Healthcare System. She has a master’s degree and bachelor’s degree from the University of Phoenix.