Maureen O'Connor

Board Chair
  • Company / Agency:

    Mosaic Medical / Blue Cross & Blue Shield of NC

Maureen O’Connor is a senior healthcare executive currently serving in board and advisory roles for a number of health care technology and services companies nationally. Maureen is passionate about driving change in our health care system to enhance outcomes and affordability.

Prior to retiring from Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Carolina in January 2017, Maureen served as executive vice president of diversified businesses and president of Mosaic Health Solutions, the investment arm of BCBSN. In late 2016, Mosaic Health Solutions merged with Cambia’s Direct Health Solutions business and now does business as Echo Health Ventures. Between 2000, and 2014, Maureen served in various executive roles with BCBSNC, including chief strategy and innovation officer, chief administrative officer and general counsel.

Maureen is active in the community and serves on several professional and community boards including United Way of the Greater Triangle (chair), Family House of UNC Hospitals, Elon University Law School, and the Oliver Wyman Healthcare Innovation Leaders Alliance.

She was named by Triangle Business Journal as one of 12 “People to Watch” in 2014. Diversity Journal designated Maureen as one of the nation’s “100 Women to Watch in 2009” and she was recognized in 2008 as one of 10 “Women Extraordinaire” in the Triangle by Business Leader Media.

Maureen received a law degree from Suffolk University Law School and a bachelor’s degree in English from College of the Holy Cross. She is married to Tim O’Connor and has three adult children.