C. Brian Shipp
President, South Region, Medicaid
Government Business Division
C. Brian Shipp is president of the South Region Medicaid operations in the Government Business Division at WellPoint, Inc. In this role, Mr. Shipp oversees all aspects of state/market operations in the southern United States, including health plans in Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Tennessee, Virginia and West Virginia. He also oversees expansion and development in prospective markets within the region.
Mr. Shipp previously held this leadership responsibility at Amerigroup Corporation. He has more than two decades of experience in health care with extensive experience in leadership and business development within managed care organizations. Prior to joining Amerigroup, he spent 12 years as president and chief executive officer of UnitedHealthcare plans in Tennessee and was responsible for UnitedHealthcare’s Mid-South Division. Previously, he held several senior management positions with Complete Health Services, Inc.
Mr. Shipp serves on the board of directors for the Owen School of Business Advisory Council, Alignment Nashville, and the Boys and Girls Club of Middle Tennessee, and recently completed terms on the boards of Harding Academy and the Nashville Healthcare Council.