Sean Robbins has been named the new president of Regence BlueShield of Idaho and will join the Blue Cross Blue Shield Association board of directors. He assumes the role of president long held by Scott Kreiling, who is leaving to become president of the commercial west region. Previously, Robbins served as senior vice president of public affairs and policy at Cambia Health Solutions. Prior to that, he was Oregon’s chief economic development officer, led the Oregon Business Development Department, and was CEO of Greater Portland Inc.
Robbins holds a master’s degree in urban and regional planning from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and a bachelor’s degree in business administration and economics from the University of Iowa’s Henry B. Tippie College of business.