Bruce Gilbert joined the Silver State Health Insurance Exchange as Executive Director in August 2014. A senior executive and former litigator with extensive experience in legal, business and insurance environments, Bruce has specific expertise in private health insurance exchange technology as well as the design, implementation, and analysis of employee benefit programs. His professional life has included practicing law, managing regional operations for a Fortune 100 healthcare company and serving as a C-level executive in companies administering self-funded group health plans. He has also served as Benefits Administrator of the State of Ohio, managing the operations of the state's five self-funded health plans with oversight of over $500 million in annualized healthcare spending. Bruce is a graduate of Dickinson College and the Duquesne University School of Law.