Resume: Leonard D. Schaeffer

BORN

July 28, 1945, Chicago

EDUCATION

B.A., economics, Princeton University, 1969

CURRENT JOB

Chairman & CEO, WellPoint Health Networks

GOVERNMENT WORK

Director of the Illinois Bureau of the Budget from 1975 to 1976; administrator of the U.S. Health Care Financing Administration under President Carter

HIS START IN HEALTH CARE

At age 13, he was an apprentice for his father, a pharmacist

BIGGEST CHALLENGE

Soaring drug costs; prescription allergy medicines alone cost WellPoint $90 million a year

FAVORITE STRESS RELIEVER

Hot-air ballooning with wife, Pamela, and their two grown children

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