Stephanie L. Reel has been elected to The Baltimore Life Companies’ Board of Directors.

Reel is currently the chief information officer for all divisions of the Johns Hopkins University and Health System. She has more than 25 years of experience in information systems, working with educators, regulators, researchers and health care providers. In 2009, Reel was appointed to the Health Information Technology Subcommittee of President Obama’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology, and she was named one of Maryland’s Top 100 Women in 2008 by the Daily Record.

Reel graduated from the University of Maryland with a degree in information systems management and holds an M.B.A. from Loyola College in Maryland.

“Stephanie Reel brings many years of IT and business experience to our board, and her guidance will serve us well as we grow our business and service our customers,” says David Ficca, Baltimore Life’s president and CEO. “The board is looking forward to working with her.”