Rebecca Pearce was appointed to the position of Executive Director in September 2011. She leads the implementation and policy efforts to ensure that the MHBE is operational by October 2013. Prior to her appointment, she served as the Director of Benefits Administration at Kaiser Permanente. She also helped to develop Kaiser Permanente’s national preventative benefit package as required by the Affordable Care Act. She began her health care career in product development at CareFirst BlueCross BlueShield. Becca serves on the Maryland Health Care Reform Coordinating Council (HCRCC).
She earned a bachelor’s degree from Washington University in St. Louis and an MBA from the University of Maryland College Park.