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Richard A. Collins ’78

President | UnitedHealthcare Individual Health Insurance Line of Business

CEO | Golden Rule Insurance Company

CEO | American Medical Security Insurance Company


  • B.S., Maine Maritime Academy, 1978 (D)
  • Executive Development Program, John Kennedy School of Government, Harvard University

Career Highlights:

  • Merchant Marine, Licensed Officer sailing with MM& P as Third, Second, and Chief Officer for nine years.
  • Phoenix Mutual Insurance Company & Physician’s Health Services, in various Underwriting and Pricing capacities.
  • United Healthcare, rising from Pricing and Underwriting Director to President of the Individual Line of Business and CEO of Golden Rule Insurance Company and subsidiaries.

Distinguished Service:

  • Chairman of the Board of Directors, Council for Affordable Health Insurance, Washington, DC
  • Member of the Board of Directors,  Fairbanks Hospital, Indianapolis, IN
  • Longtime Member, Nature Conservancy