Galen Benshoof

Galen Benshoof

Galen Benshoof

Galen Benshoof is Assistant Director of the State Employee Group Insurance Program, where he manages the day-to-day operations of the largest employer purchaser of health care in Minnesota. In his role he leads initiatives that promote high-value care at the health plan, provider, and member levels. Previously, he served as Senior Program Manager for State Health & Value Strategies, housed at Princeton University, where he provided technical assistance to state governments across the country aimed at enhancing the value of their health care systems through payment, purchasing, and delivery reforms. Originally from Bemidji, Galen holds a BA from Pomona College and an MPA from the Woodrow Wilson School at Princeton University.