BCBSNE News Release

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska Elects Board of Directors

OMAHA (February 18, 2013) – Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska (BCBSNE) announces the election of Anthony F. Raimondo Jr., and the re-election of four members, to its Board of Directors for three-year terms.

Raimondo, of Columbus, is vice chairman of the board and co-president of International and Diversified Products at Behlen Mfg. Co. Additionally, he oversees marketing and strategic planning for all business units at Behlen.

Raimondo serves on the boards of the Nebraska Chamber of Commerce, Columbus Community Hospital and Columbus YMCA Foundation. He received a bachelor’s degree in marketing from the University of Nebraska Omaha, and an MBA from The Ohio State University.

He joins 11 others on BCBSNE’s Board of Directors, four of whom were re-elected this year: George G. Beattie, Lincoln; Richard R. Bell, Omaha; Marvin B. Dvorak, D.D.S., Omaha; and Robert E. Synowicki, Jr., Omaha.  

About Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska (BCBSNE) is a community-based, member-owned health insurance company serving nearly 700,000 people. Since 1939, BCBSNE has been committed to protecting Nebraska families and delivering the health and wellness solutions Nebraskans value most. Recent awards include: Platinum Well Workplace Award from the Wellness Councils of America and Best Places to Work in Omaha. Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Nebraska is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.  

For more information, contact Nathan Odgaard, (402) 982-6528.