LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Humana Chief Executive Officer Mike
McCallister announced that he plans to retire within 18 months and
the company has tapped Bruce D. Broussard as president of the
The company said in a statement on Friday that Broussard would
become CEO when McCallister steps down.
Broussard, 49, was CEO of McKesson Specialty Health, a
subsidiary of McKesson, Inc., a San Francisco-based health care
company. McCallister, 59, is entering his 12th year as CEO and 38th
year working for Humana.
In a statement, McCallister said the move has been under
consideration for some time. McCallister also praised Broussard's
experience and said he's Confident he will prove to be a leader
that continues and enhances the success we've had over the past