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Eric Galvin

PRESIDENT, connecticare

Eric Galvin

Eric Galvin, president since 2017, has more than 20 years of experience in the health care industry in the areas of operations, underwriting, finance and human resources. He came to ConnectiCare in 2015 from South Carolina, where he was active in efforts to make the health care system more sustainable and affordable.

Eric is a member of the board of directors for Junior Achievement of Southwest New England. He previously served as an executive committee member of the Junior Achievement of Central South Carolina, where he helped deliver financial literacy education to thousands of students. He also served on the board of the South Carolina March of Dimes, an organization committed to helping ensure children are born healthy and get the best start to life possible.

In his free time, he is a competitive skier and recreational cyclist. He holds a bachelor’s degree in accounting from the University of Connecticut, and is a certified internal systems auditor and a certified public accountant. 

“I am thrilled to be leading a company that helps my neighbors, friends and family get the health care that they need.”

Karen Ignagni


Karen Ignagni

Karen Ignagni serves as President and Chief Executive Officer of the EmblemHealth family of companies, which includes EmblemHealth, AdvantageCare Physicians, ConnectiCare, and WellSpark. 

Ms. Ignagni has won many accolades for her leadership in the health care industry for her extensive health policy insight and leadership, earning recognition by national publications, including The New York TimesNational JournalThe HillTime magazine, The WashingtonianFortune magazine, and Modern Healthcare.


The EmblemHealth Difference

EmblemHealth is one of the nation’s largest not-for-profit health insurers, serving more than three million people in New York City and the tristate area. 

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