Market President, Central Florida
Tony Jenkins is the Market President for the Central Florida region of Florida Blue. In this appointed role, Jenkins’ leadership has developed a business plan to increase and retain membership, enhance brand visibility and coordinate employee engagement.
Prior to BCBSF, Jenkins served as Director of Diversity for CSX Corporation, the largest rail network in the eastern United States. Before joining CSX, Jenkins spent 20 years with the Walt Disney World Company in various management roles.
Tony is very active in the Orlando community. He is the past Chair for United Arts of Central Florida and the current board Chair for the Florida Institute for Community Studies. He also serves on the boards of The Central Florida Partnership, Orlando Economic Development Commission, Florida Citrus Sports, Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida and is a Board Trustee at Stetson University.
In January, 2014, Tony was appointed by Governor Rick Scott to serve on the Florida Commission on Human Relations (FCHR). The Commission possesses policy-making responsibilities to identify and eliminate unlawful discrimination in employment, housing, private clubs, and service at public lodging or food service establishment in the state.
He holds a Bachelor of Arts in Hospitality Management from Morris Brown College in Atlanta, GA.