Director of Operational Excellence, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation
Teresita works with the executive team of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation to foster a culture of continuous improvement and exceptional experience for grantees and partners. Overseeing the financial operations of the foundation, she leads the identification, prioritization, and implementation of cross-functional initiatives that allow the foundation to have the optimized processes, equitable practices, and structures necessary to effectively execute its strategy and ensure long-term organizational excellence.
Teresita currently serves on the leadership team of the PEAK Southeast Chapter, and she has also served on boards of many North Carolina nonprofits. She is also an international board advisor for a Kenya-based nonprofit that works with children and communities living in extreme poverty. She has supported these organizations with strategic planning, fundraising, and process and operational improvements.
The Blue Cross and Blue Shield of North Carolina Foundation is focused on investing in systemic changes that address the key drivers of health. It is also committed to give voice to people at a local level and meet communities where they are.
Term expires 2024.