Executive Vice President of Marketing and Communications
Scott Kowalski joined WPS in May 2013, serving as Executive Vice President of Health Insurance and Chief Operating Officer of the Arise Health Plan until March 2018, when he became Executive Vice President of Marketing and Communications for WPS Health Solutions. In his current role, Scott is responsible for marketing, communications, public relations, community affairs, and press relations.
He currently serves on the WPS Political Action Committee Board and is the Vice President of the WPS Charitable Foundation Board of Trustees. Scott also serves on the Midwest Affiliate Board of the American Heart Association and is a trustee of the Wisconsin Manufacturers and Commerce Foundation Board.
In an earlier stint at WPS, Scott was the Vice President of Commercial Sales and then spent a few years in the private practice of law, specializing in estate planning, business, and insurance matters. He has maintained his life and health insurance licenses and is a member of the State Bar of Wisconsin. He is a Registered Health Underwriter (RHU) and holds the Certified Health Insurance Executive designation (CHIE).
Scott has a diverse professional background. He managed local, regional, and national sales and marketing organizations, and advised clients on complex matters regarding insurance, estate planning, corporate compliance, information technology, and public policy.
Scott graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison and earned his law degree from The University of Illinois-Chicago John Marshall Law School.