Trustmark Companies Supports Executive Women in Health Care by Sponsoring WBL Foundation & WBL's 12th Annual Summit, March 20-22, Dallas


LAKE FOREST, Ill. – Trustmark Companies today announced it is a bronze sponsor of the Women Business Leaders (WBL) of the U.S. Health Care Industry Foundation and WBL’s 12th Annual Summit.

The WBL summit will be a gathering of more than 180 board members, CEOs and other senior executive women for the $2 trillion healthcare industry. The three-day event will help senior leaders study ways to innovate the business of healthcare as they compete to stay at the cutting edge in an industry under intense pressure and undergoing tremendous change. The Summit also focuses on increasing visibility of women for board of director positions with companies across the U.S.

Trustmark Companies board member and founder of the WBL Foundation, Lynn Shapiro Snyder, and Trustmark Companies Senior Vice President of Human Resources and Corporate Communications, Kate Martiné, will be in attendance. Notable speakers will include Dr. Molly Joel Coye, MD, Chief Innovation Officer at UCLA Health System; and Carol Burt, board member of Vanguard Health Systems, WellCare, and Emergency Services Medical Corporation (EMSC). The summit will be held March 20-22 at the Ritz-Carlton Dallas.

About the Trustmark Companies
Trustmark celebrates its centennial year in 2013. Through its subsidiaries and operating divisions, Trustmark provides access to a full spectrum of flexible benefit solutions, including benefits administration, payroll-deducted voluntary products, group medical benefits, and health and fitness management programs. The success of each Trustmark company is based on building and maintaining trust through personal, responsive service and flexible benefit solutions. For more information, visit

About WBL
The Women Business Leaders of the U.S. Health Care Industry Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established to address the unmet needs of the senior executive women of the U.S. healthcare industry. There are more than 3,000 senior executive women and women board members in the WBL network. In addition to its Summits, WBL holds a variety of other programming and networking opportunities, including receptions at major healthcare industry conferences and educational events. For more information about the WBL summit, visit

Cindy Gallaher