Silver State Health Insurance Exchange, NV
Jon M. Hager was appointed as the first Executive Director of the Silver State Health Insurance Exchange in January 2012 by unanimous vote of the Exchange Board in an open interview process. Prior to 2012, Mr. Hager was the Chief Financial Officer of Nevada’s Public Employees’ Benefits Program and was responsible for the Program’s $476 million annual budget which served 72,000 state and local government employees, retirees and dependents. Mr. Hager served as a pilot in the U.S. Navy for nine years. He earned his MBA from Texas A&M and a BS in Physics from the United States Naval Academy.