Bernard J. Tyson

Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, Kaiser Permanente

BSc and MBA, Golden Gate University; Advanced Leadership Certificate, Harvard University. Influential voice on healthcare equity, affordability and access for all to receive care and coverage through the healthcare system. Thirty-three years of healthcare leadership experience with Kaiser Permanente, serving in numerous roles; currently, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. Also Board Chair of America's Health Insurance Plans and the Bay Area Council and member of the Board, American Heart Association. Former Chair of the Board, Executive Leadership Council. Recipient, Warren Bennis Award for Excellence in Leadership (2013); NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund Spirit of Justice Award (2014).