Sharon Collins is BP America's Director, U.S. Health and Welfare Benefits. She leads a team responsible for all aspects of the design and delivery of BP's health and welfare programs offered to more than 80,000 employees and retirees. Additionally, she has accountability for communication of all benefit programs to the various BP audiences.
Prior to joining BP in April of 2001, Ms. Collins spent several years in benefits consulting with William M. Mercer, Inc. (now Mercer Human Resources Consulting). Her benefits experience extends over 20 years and includes work at a large public utility and the University of Texas. Since joining BP, Ms. Collins has implemented a variety of initiatives to increase the value of BP's health care benefits - both in terms of company expenditure and employee perception.
Ms. Collins holds a degree from Oklahoma Baptist University. She sits on the Executive Committee of the Aetna Client Advisory Group and on the Dossia Founders' Advisory Board. She is also on the Board of Directors of the Interface-Samaritan Counseling Center.