Vice President, Shared Value Initiatives
As Vice President of Shared Value Initiatives, Heather Majewski leads the Foundation for a Smoke-Free World’s presidential initiatives for reducing tobacco harm. This includes convening non-traditional collaborators who have the ability to improve public health, such as the global insurance industry through shared value models.
Heather has more than 20 years of experience in the insurance industry, including managing and transforming health and wellness programs. Before joining the Foundation, she was the Assistant Vice President and Head of Wellness Innovation for John Hancock Insurance, where she was instrumental in the development and launch of the John Hancock Vitality insurance solution that rewards people for making healthy choices, such as quitting smoking. She was also responsible for identifying growth opportunities for John Hancock through collaboration with academia and corporate partners.
Heather held strategic actuarial positions at John Hancock that were focused on the long-term care industry and improving the quality of end-of-life years. She also held various leadership and actuarial roles at Swiss Re North America and The Hartford, two global insurance companies.
Heather is based in Connecticut. She has a BS in Actuarial Science and an MS in Mathematics from the University of Connecticut.