Tony Tardugno is executive vice president of Enterprise Strategic Services, and chief information officer at Blue Cross Blue Shield of North Dakota. His responsibilities include enterprise planning, and project and process management. He is also responsible for all Information Technology resources across the enterprise and will lead the company's IT transformation to deliver more member-focused services. He also oversees the Enterprise Corporate Services division.
Before joining BCBSND in 2011, he was senior vice president and CIO of Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield in Rochester, N.Y., where he helped lead an IT transformation. Other positions held by Tardugno include IT director of Kodak Polychrome Graphics, senior manager of North American Manufacturing IT Operations for the Xerox Corporation, and account manager and senior consultant for Keane Incorporated.
Tardugno holds a bachelor of computer science degree from the State University of New York at Oswego. He is a graduate of the American Health Insurance Plans executive leadership program from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.