HMSA Names Michael Stollar New President and COO

The Hawai‘i Medical Service Association (HMSA) announced today that HMSA Executive Vice President and Chief Health and Transformation Officer Michael Stollar will become president and chief operating officer effective January 1, 2017.

Stollar has spent three decades serving HMSA members and leading employees in various areas including underwriting, information technology, corporate planning, product development, dental management, e-business, health services, and marketing and communications.

Michael A. Gold, current president and chief executive officer, will continue as CEO.


For more information contact:

Robyn Kuraoka, HMSA
(808) 948-6826 (work)

About HMSA

Caring for the people of Hawaii is our promise and our privilege. Working together with employers, partners, and physicians and other health care providers, we promote wellness; develop reliable, affordable health plans; and support members with clear, thoughtful guidance.

HMSA is the most experienced health plan in the state, covering more than half of Hawaii’s population. As a recognized leader, we embrace our responsibility to strengthen the health and well-being of our community.

Headquartered on Oahu with centers and offices statewide to serve our members, HMSA is an independent licensee of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield Association.