National Initiatives Project Manager
· Under ever changing business requirements and the rigors of the DOI I successfully completed under budget the ebusiness component of the Georgia Fully Insured project for expansion of the Lumenos product to a more extensive consumer base resulting in a projected net benefit of $10mm over 5 years.
·Managed the Blue View Vision program rollout in NY and GA to allow the NY/GA BCBS plan to expand the product portfolio to the National market and leverage Well Point’s national vision operating model. This ebusiness project was completed on budget and on schedule utilizing SOX and the EPMO structure.
·Launched a new “low-end” PPO product, named “Smart Sense”, in the Colorado and Nevada Individual markets. This product was introduced and completed on budget and ahead of schedule.
·Managed, mentored and directed a staff of 35 onshore junior project managers, business analysts, developers and testers and two offshore development firms comprised of 75 remote contractors and one offshore testing firm.
·Reduced processing turnaround for Small System Change Requests (SSCR) for the enterprise by 40% via process re-engineering resulting in a $300,000 in annual savings.