Senior Vice President, Strategic Resources & Initiatives

Cheryl Matochik is senior vice president of strategic resources & initiatives. She is responsible for enterprise development strategy charged to deliver unique benefits through the association’s core platform. Matochik has a strong understanding of both the global commercial P/C and U.S. health insurance markets, emerging risks and industry developments. Since joining The Council in 2004, Matochik has worked in a variety of roles to deliver to member firms business intelligence with a focus on the impact of healthcare reform on employer-sponsored insurance, cybersecurity and insurance technology. She oversees The Council’s Employee Benefits Executives Advisory Committee and Market Intelligence & Insights. Matochik currently serves as president of Gamma Iota Sigma. She has a bachelor of science in journalism from West Virginia University’s Reed College of Media.

Recipe I would like to try: Yotam Ottolenghi’s recipe for king prawns with pernod, tarragon and feta

Last book read: The Ice Cream Queen of Orchard Street by Susan Jane Gilman

Books I’ve been wanting to read: We Were Soldiers Once…and Young by Lt. Gen Hal Moore and Joe Galloway

Favorite DC landmark: Korean War Veterans Memorial After Dark

City I’d go to on a whim (for a weekend): New York City