Art Dickerson, CEBS Arthur J Gallagher & Co. Senior Advisor, Healthcare Strategy & Analytics Art is a senior advisor in the Gallagher Dallas office. He joined after serving eight years as Chief Strategy and Operations Officer for Consortium Health Plans, the national accounts arm of the Blue Cross and Blue Shield system. Prior, Dickerson was a senior partner in Mercer’s consulting business where he also served as their national product and solution innovation leader. Art is a Certified Employee Benefit Specialist and holds multiple Texas insurance licenses. Art also spent a decade early in his career engineering advanced business technology solutions with Honeywell. After serving honorably in the US Army during the Vietnam-war era, Art earned a Bachelor of Science in Commerce degree with high honors from the University of Louisville.