John Kalina joined Independence Blue Cross in 2012 and is the VP of Administration Services, responsible for Procurement, Facilities, Real Estate and Safety and Security.
John is an experienced executive with a background in IT business management, finance and strategic sourcing. He comes to IBC from TIAA-CREF in New York, NY, where he served as vice president and CFO of shared services, which consisted of information technology, operations, real estate and corporate services, strategic sourcing, and business and client practices. Previously he served as a director in the finance division of CIGNA Corporation where he was responsible for providing financial leadership for all project accounting in support of their project portfolio, as well as IT Finance. John has a BS degree from Drexel University.