CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee (BlueCross) has promoted Alicia Oliver to vice president and deputy general counsel.
In this role, Oliver will be responsible for legal support of the enterprise and will oversee planning and process improvement for these legal operations.
“Alicia has been an integral voice of legal guidance for the organization,” said Anne Hance, senior vice president and general counsel at BlueCross. “Her expertise and open communication style will serve our company and ultimately our members well.”
Oliver joined BlueCross in 2015 and has served as director and deputy general counsel – business for the last two years. Prior to joining the company, she was a partner at Chambliss, Bahner & Stophel, P.C. in Chattanooga, Tenn., where she focused on intellectual property, advertising, promotions, entertainment and litigation law.
Oliver graduated from the University of Memphis School of Law and earned her bachelor’s degree in Journalism and Advertising from the University of Mississippi. She’s a member of the Association for Corporate Counsel and has worked with several non-profit advisory boards.
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee is a taxpaying, not-for-profit health plan serving more than 3.3 million members in Tennessee and around the country. The Chattanooga-based company was founded in 1945 and has served the state for more than 75 years. BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Inc. is an independent licensee of the BlueCross BlueShield Association. For more information, visit the company’s news center at bcbstnews.com.