by Rachad Davis
September 12, 2016
Chairman and CEO,
Paul A. Tufano is chairman and CEO of the AmeriHealth Caritas Family of Companies, one of the nation’s leaders in health care solutions for those most in need. He is also executive vice president of Independence Health Group. Previously, Paul served in the cabinet of Governor Tom Ridge as general counsel of the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. He was also a partner with the Philadelphia law firm Blank Rome.
Paul has served on numerous community boards and has been honored for his contributions. He received the Pennsylvania Legal Services Outstanding Leadership Award and the Community Legal Services of Philadelphia Champion of Justice Award, both of which recognized his support for funding legal services for the poor. Paul currently serves as chairman of the Board of Trustees of Villanova University and is the former chairman of the Board of the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts. Paul is a graduate of Villanova University, where he earned his Bachelor’s and law degrees.