What You Need to Know
- Onvural has been the CEO of Bonobos, vice president of consumer marketing at Trulia and head of global brand development at eBay.
- Dr. Kelli Tice served as the clinical considerations leader for Florida Blue's COVID-19 response.
- Kate Henry will join Mike Walsh in taking over from Bill Austin.
TIAA has picked Micky Onvural to succeed Marty Willis as head of marketing.
The New York-based life insurer and asset manager says Willis is retiring.
Onvural started out in financial services as a wholesaler at Massachusetts Financial Services in 1982. She joined Nuveen, a TIAA company, in 2016. TIAA named her chief marketing officer in August 2020.
Onvural, who will be TIAA’s chief marketing and communications officer, has been an executive at Bonobos, a menswear brand, since 2016, and the brand’s CEO since 2018.
From 2004 through 2008, she was a marketing manager at eBay. When she left, she was senior manager for global brand development. Later, she was vice president of Trulia, the real estate website. Onvural has also been a marketing executive at Kellogg’s.
She broke into marketing, as a group brand manager, at L’Oreal, in 1999.
She has a bachelor’s degree from the University of Cambridge.
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GuideWell Mutual Holding Corp. — the Jacksonville, Florida-based parent of Florida Blue — has named Dr. Kelli Tice its first chief health equity officer.
Florida Blue provides or administers health coverage for 5 million Florida residents.
Tice has been senior medical director for medical affairs at Florida Blue since 2018. She has been the leader for clinical considerations for the company’s COVID-19 response effort.
Tice began working for Florida Blue in 2018. Before that, she spent 17 years working as a public health physician.
She has a bachelor’s degree from Florida A&M University and a medical degree from the University of Florida. She is the chair of the deans council at the University of North Florida’s health college.