Stacy Balaban

At the Innovation Lab, Stacy leads the Payor Strategy function. Stacy is responsible for delivering the payor perspective and expertise to the Lab and its resident companies. This includes payor medical policy and reimbursement analysis.

At Capital BlueCross, Stacy is responsible for business development, including new revenue and diversification opportunities, strategic partnerships, investment sourcing, innovation, and provider credentialing. Stacy also serves as the executive liaison between Capital BlueCross and the Lab and manages the company’s resourcing and support function related to the Lab.

Stacy’s more than 25 years of experience in the payor and provider space includes leadership roles at the Pennsylvania Medical Society and several specialty societies. She also has expertise in product development, corporate and strategic planning, physician contracting and service, vendor and pharmacy management as well as experience building start-ups.

Stacy graduated from Lafayette College and holds an MBA from Temple University.