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Jim Bailey
Senior Vice President and Special Advisor to the CEO
Biography
Jim Bailey has executive responsibility for strategic accounts, which include Walmart, Tyson Foods and ASE/PSE as well as serving as the executive lead for Pinnacle Insurance Agency. Bailey is a 1975 graduate of Arkansas State University. He holds a designation of a chartered life underwriter, chartered financial consultant and certified health consultant. He is past chairman of the Consortium Health Plan Board of Directors, an alliance of Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans dedicated to attracting and retaining national account business. He serves on the board of managers for Blue Health Intelligence, which is a data analytics entity serving Blue Cross and Blue Shield Plans across the country. He serves on the board of Health Advantage and Life/Specialty Ventures and is chairman of the board for New Directions Behavioral Health. Active in the community, he also serves on the board for Junior Achievement of Arkansas and is a board member of the Arkansas Sports Hall of Fame. Bailey has been with Arkansas Blue Cross and Blue Shield for more than 35 years.