CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. — BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee has promoted Jill Langston to a new role as director of corporate governance and corporate secretary.
Langston will manage and coordinate the business of the board of directors, who help ensure the company maintains responsible and trustworthy performance as it delivers peace of mind through better health to customers and communities.
Langston has been with BlueCross for more than 20 years, and has served for the last 13 years as corporate governance analyst and assistant corporate secretary. In this role, she worked directly with the board of directors and supported the director of corporate governance and corporate secretary.
“Jill’s career path has given her extensive experience and preparation for her new position,” said Anne Hance, senior vice president, general counsel and chief privacy officer for BlueCross. “We are delighted that she has accepted this important role within our organization.”
Langston began her BlueCross career in 1996 as a claims supervisor. Before joining the company, she worked with families and youths in the Juvenile Community Intervention Services Program with the Southeast Tennessee Human Resources Agency.
In addition to a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice, Langston earned a master’s degree in public administration from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga.
BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee’s mission is to provide peace of mind through better health. Founded in 1945, the Chattanooga-based company is focused on serving more than 3.5 million members in Tennessee and across the country. BlueCross BlueShield of Tennessee Inc. is an independent licensee of the BlueCross BlueShield Association. For more information, visit the company’s website at bcbst.com.