Board of Directors

William Jones
Plan President, WellCare KY

William “Bill” Jones is state president Kentucky and is responsible for WellCare’s Medicaid and Medicare Advantage businesses across the Commonwealth. Previously, Jones was vice president, payment integrity and government business operations for Highmark, Inc. While in this position, he led a team of more than 600 associates responsible for the company’s Medicare Advantage, Exchange and Medigap product lines. Before that, as the chief operating officer for CalOptima in Orange, California, he served approximately 750,000 Medicaid and Medicare members. Jones also held leadership roles at Amerigroup Corporation in Virginia Beach, Virginia, and Wellmark Blue Cross and Blue Shield in Des Moines, Iowa.