Susan W. Shoval

Susan W. Shoval’s primary area of professional involvement is currently financial and commercial real estate investments. In 1982, she co-founded GUARD Insurance Group – an insurance organization specializing in workers’ compensation insurance, now owned by Berkshire Hathaway.

Susan currently serves as a director of Highmark (a PA Blue Cross/Blue Shield Company) and of Highmark Health, and has served in various positions on many not-for-profit boards. She is a member of the Committee of 200 (a professional organization of preeminent women entrepreneurs and corporate leaders throughout the country).

She has received significant and varied public recognition that has emphasized both her success in business and with her community, and received the Governor’s Distinguished Daughter of Pennsylvania Award in October of 2008.