William N. Lindsay III
President, Lockton Employee Benefits Group-Mountain West Series
William Lindsay has extensive knowledge and experience in the areas of health care and insurance and is currently president of Lockton Employee Benefits Group in Denver. Having served as a consultant to numerous health systems, hospitals and national employers, his opinions on health care reform are often sought at a national level. In 2008, he addressed the Senate Finance Committee on state health care reform. Mr. Lindsay has written and co-authored numerous white papers and is a sought-after speaker and panelist on health care reform and health insurance. He is the current chair of the Colorado Commission on Affordable Health Care and was the chair of Colorado’s Blue Ribbon Commission for Health Care Reform in 2007.
Mr. Lindsay currently serves as a Rose Community Foundation trustee and is chair of the Foundation’s Health Committee. His current community leadership also includes serving on the boards of the Children’s Hospital Colorado, Craig Hospital (serving as chairman of the board 2013–2015), and Littleton Soccer Association. He is a current member of the Advisory Board of the Colorado School of Public Health, Boots to Suits Advisory Committee, Business Council on Health Care Competition, the Children’s Hospital Colorado Quality and Safety Committee, the Colorado Forum, Colorado Concern, Colorado Group Insurance Association, Colorado State Association of Health Underwriters and National Small Business Association.
In recognition of his contributions, Mr. Lindsay received the National Governors Association Award for Distinguished Service to State Government, and the John K. Inglehart Award for Leadership in Healthcare by the Colorado Health Foundation – both in 2008. He was awarded the Colorado Business Magazine’s Ethics in Business award and the Colorado Trust’s Community Service award. For over a decade, The Denver Business Journal has named him to the list of “Who’s Who in Health Care in Colorado,” and in 2007, he was named the Power Book Leader in the Category of Healthcare.
Mr. Lindsay received a B.A. in political science from Gettysburg College.