Plan President

Steve Hamman

President, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Illinois (BCBSIL)

Steve Hamman is responsible for the overall financial performance, long-term growth strategy and strategic planning of Illinois’ largest health insurance company, which serves more than 8 million members.

Hamman joined BCBSIL in 1991 and has served in a variety of management roles within the company during his tenure at BCBSIL and at HCSC. He most recently served as senior vice president, Enterprise Network Solutions and Provider Partnerships, for HCSC.

Hamman currently serves on the boards of Innovista Health, and non-profits Eikon Group and New City Church while also actively participating on advisory councils for the Heritage Group and Madison Dearborn Partners. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Economics and Mathematics from Colorado College, and a master’s in Business Administration in Information Systems from the Quinlan School of Business at Loyola University in Chicago.