Denise Kolpack is senior vice president of Communications, Public Affairs, and Strategy at Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota. Kolpack oversees the company's Creative Services, Document Services and Public Affairs departments, which are responsible for advertising, public relations, government relations and public policy, internal communications, websites, video and audio, writing and editing, graphic design, strategy and corporate print and mail services.
Kolpack joined BCBSND in 2006 as assistant vice president of Corporate Communications and was promoted to vice president in 2007. Before joining BCBSND, she was donor recruitment director with United Blood Services, N.D., campaign manager for the Heidi Heitkamp for Governor campaign in North Dakota in 2000, and worked with the North Dakota Newspaper Association, the North Dakota Water Coalition and Kranzler-Kingsley, all in Bismarck.
A graduate of the University of North Dakota, Grand Forks, Kolpack holds a bachelor of arts degree in marketing and a minor in political science.