Amerigroup Names New Chief Compliance Officer
VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (September 8, 2011) – Amerigroup Corporation (NYSE: AGP) announced today that Georgia Dodds Foley will serve as the Company’s new Chief Compliance Officer.
Dodds Foley comes to Amerigroup with more than two decades of experience focused on senior-level legal, compliance and ethics positions in the health care industry. Most recently, she served as Deputy Compliance and Ethics Officer for CIGNA Corporation in Philadelphia, overseeing compliance for the organization’s domestic operations.
“I am pleased to have Georgia Dodds Foley join the Amerigroup executive leadership team,” said James G. Carlson, chief executive officer for Amerigroup. “Her proven track record and extensive experience in implementing and promoting a strong tradition of corporate compliance and ethics programs in the health care industry over the past 20 years is a tremendous asset to Amerigroup.”
Georgia Dodds Foley remarked, “I have admired the Amerigroup approach to business and its commitment to serving the underserved for quite some time and feel privileged to join the team.”
Dodds Foley earned her bachelor’s degree from Pennsylvania State University and her law degree from the University of Pittsburgh.