Leah Rusenko, Independence Blue Cross Foundation

TITLE: Program Specialist

FOCUS AREAS: Healthcare safety net, access to healthcare

CONTACT: 855-422-3386, leah.rusenko@ibx.com

PROFILE:  Leah Rusenko is one of several program specialists at the Independence Blue Cross Foundation in Philadelphia. She has been with the foundation since May 2016 and shares the following information about her background and current position:

Mission-driven, multi-lingual, recent college graduate with local and international public health experience. Intelligent, collaborative, highly productive worker with superb communication and relationship management skills.
Administer and manage the Foundation's Blue Safety Net program, a $3,000,000 grant portfolio of 44 community health centers.

Before IBCF, Rusenko was a foundation business specialist and an intern at the foundation. She also interned at the Institute of Medicine and Fiocruz.