Marc Schmittlein, a member of the Banner Health board of directors, serves as President and CEO of CopperPoint Insurance Companies. He joined the company in 2016, bringing more than 30 years of commercial insurance experience.
Under his leadership, CopperPoint has been on a journey of transformation to realize its vision of becoming the leading regional commercial insurance company for the western United States.
Prior to joining CopperPoint, Schmittlein spent 12 years at The Travelers Company. His most recent position was President of cyber business and Co-President of business insurance. He also served as President and CEO of the small commercial division known as Select Accounts, a $2.7 billion division of Travelers' Business Insurance that included workers’ compensation, business owner's policy, umbrella coverage and commercial auto.
Schmittlein also held leadership roles in the commercial divisions of St. Paul Companies and Aetna.
He earned his bachelor’s degree in English from Allegheny College. He currently holds the designations of Chartered Property and Casualty Underwriter and Accredited Advisor in Insurance.
In addition to the Banner Health Board of Directors, Schmittlein serves on the board of directors for the Greater Phoenix Economic Council, the American Property Casualty Insurance Association and the advisory board of the Arizona Chapter Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation (JDRF).