Frank P. Scruggs, Jr. Elected to Serve on Florida Blue Board of Directors
For Immediate Release:
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Announced at today’s annual policyholders’ meeting, Frank P. Scruggs, Jr. was elected to serve a three-year term on the Florida Blue Board of Directors. Scruggs, is a partner in the Florida business law firm Berger Singerman, where he practices in the areas of employment law and commercial litigation.
Scruggs has served on the Florida Blue Board of Directors since 1995. He is chair of the board governance and nominating committee, as well as a member of the personnel and compensation committee. He served as Florida's Secretary of Labor and Employment Security and as assistant general counsel to Governor Bob Graham.
In addition to Scruggs, Robert M. Beall, II and Tracy A. Leinbach were elected to three-year terms at today’s policyholders’ meeting.
About Florida Blue Florida Blue, Florida’s Blue Cross and Blue Shield company, is a leader in Florida’s health care industry. Our mission is to help people and communities achieve better health. Florida Blue has approximately 4 million health care members and covers 15.5 million people in 16 states through its affiliated companies. Florida Blue is a not-for-profit, policyholder-owned, tax-paying mutual company. Headquartered in Jacksonville, Fla., it is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association, an association of independent Blue Cross and Blue Shield companies. For more information, visit www.FloridaBlue.com.