Board Member,
Governance Committee Member
Blue Cross Blue Shield Association

Lynn Merritt, Chief Human Resources Officer at Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, is a dedicated healthcare executive with a diverse background spanning payors, providers, and insurers. Her expertise extends across public, private, private equity, and non-profit sectors. With a track record of supporting CEOs, Lynn excels in driving results, talent development, and fostering high-performing teams that inspire sustainable leadership growth. She brings over two decades of healthcare experience, including leadership roles in startups like Synergie Medication Collective and growing mental health organizations like Lucet, both affiliated with Blues. Additionally, she has over ten years of insurance industry experience with Aetna and CIGNA, specializing in mergers, acquisitions, and business strategies. Lynn holds a Masters in Organizational Behavior from the University of Hartford and an undergraduate degree from the University of Connecticut.