Bernard R. Tresnowski
Bernard R. Tresnowski served as President and CEO of the internationally recognized Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association from 1981 until his retirement in 1995. Following retirement, Mr. Tresnowski earned a J.D. from the Chicago-Kent College of Law. Mr. Tresnowski currently volunteers his time as an attorney at the Legal Assistance Foundation of Metropolitan Chicago specializing public interest law. He is the recipient of several awards including the American College of Health Care Executives Silver Medal Award for excellence in management, and the C. Rufus Rorem Health Services Award for outstanding achievement and contributions to the delivery and financing of health services.