Ms. Tricia A. Keith, vice chair

​​Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan
600 E. Lafayette, MC 2000
Detroit MI 48226
(313) 225-0452
keith1ta@cmich.edu

Term expires:
December 31, 2020

Board committees:
Academic and Student Affairs, chair
Finance and Facilities
Trustees-Student Liaison

Keith, Executive Vice President, Chief of Staff, and Corporate Secretary at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan, was appointed to the Board of Trustees by Governor Rick Snyder for an eight-year term ending December 31, 2020. Keith’s role as chief of staff includes oversight of the Office of the President as well as Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan senior management governance body coordination. As corporate secretary, Keith administers the board of directors. In addition, she oversees Community Responsibility, Diversity and Inclusion, and Corporate Services; composed of Real Estate and Facilities Support Services, Procurement, Security, and Business Continuity.  She was named the 2012 Executive of the Year by the National Management Association in recognition of her leadership and career accomplishments in business and philanthropy. Keith earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from Central Michigan University with a dual major in German and political science and a master’s degree in business administration from Michigan State University. She resides in Royal Oak.