Michael James
Associate Vice President Sales, Marketing, & Operations, Amerigroup Corporation


Dissertation: You Are What You Believe: Leveraging Implicit Theory to Foster Healthy Behaviors

Mike James has over 10 years in the health care sector and is currently in charge of stakeholder engagement across multiple markets at Anthem. In this role, Mike is responsible for developing and leading the execution of a comprehensive market stakeholder engagement and outreach strategy to position Anthem for success for new or existing Medicaid opportunities within the Medicaid pipeline. Prior to this, Mike spent several years on Wall St. working for Empire BlueCross BlueShield in various roles from Director of Product Development/Chief of Staff, Assistant Vice President, and Marketing officer where Mike led the charge for the integration of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. Mike also led the organization through multiple acquisitions, mergers, and brand change.

Mike earned a DBA from the Fox School of Business, his BA in Communication from Kean University, Marketing from Wharton Business School, and MBA, GM from University of Phoenix.