Head of Employee Benefits
Jim Huffman is the head of Benefits for Bank of America. In this role, he is responsible for the design and delivery of employee benefits for Bank of America’s workforce. This includes programs and services for employee health & wellness, retirement savings, and life management. Jim works closely with the senior management team to set the overall strategic approach for the company’s benefits, and oversees the company’s benefits innovation, product and plan design, benefits delivery, benchmarking and measurement.
Jim, who joined the bank in 2003, has extensive experience in employee benefits, including health care delivery and insurance, benefits design strategy and administration of employee benefits programs. Prior to joining Bank of America, Jim held roles at Fallon Healthcare System, Dell Computer and Towers Watson consulting.
Jim currently serves on a number of industry committees focused on employee healthcare and benefits, including the Pacific Business Group on Health, the ERISA Industry Committee (ERIC), the Business Roundtable’s Health & Retirement Committee, and the American Heart Association’s CEO Coordinating Committee.