Interim Director of Communications and Public Affairs
Andrew Kolbenschlag is interim director of communications and public affairs at Blue Shield of California Foundation. In this role, he leads the Foundation's strategies to advance its mission and reputation. Previously, Andrew was senior public affairs associate, overseeing the Foundation's digital communications.
Prior to joining the Foundation, Andrew worked at the Center for Health Care Strategies in Hamilton, New Jersey, where he managed the organization’s website and supported its programmatic activities through digital and print communications. Previously, Andrew supported brain injury prevention and advocacy projects at the Brain Injury Alliance of New Jersey.
Andrew has a bachelor's degree in history from The College of New Jersey.
In his free time, you can find him writing and playing music, enjoying the outdoors, searching in vain for good pizza in California, and keeping homesickness at bay through steady listening to Bruce Springsteen.