Humana Appoints Tim Huval as Chief Human Resources Officer

Wed Jan 2, 2013 1:00pm EST

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LOUISVILLE, Ky.--(Business Wire)--
Humana Inc. (NYSE: HUM), one of the nation`s leading health and well-being
companies, announced today that Tim Huval has been appointed Senior Vice
President and Chief Human Resources Officer. He will serve on the company`s
Executive Team and report to President and Chief Executive Officer Bruce

A 10-year veteran of Bank of America, Huval served most recently as the bank`s
Senior Vice President for Consumer Service and Operations. In that capacity he
led thousands of customer-service professionals who serve 57 million Bank of
America customers. He also served as Human Resources Executive and as Chief
Information Officer for Bank of America`s global investment management group and
as Operations Executive for its Global Card Services division. 

"What`s impressive about Tim`s career at Bank of America is that he was
hand-picked on several occasions to solve critical business challenges in areas
that go well beyond the scope of traditional HR," Broussard said. "He was
successful in 100 percent of those challenges. Though he has held multiple
senior-level roles, his passion has always been HR." 

"I am honored to join Humana and eager to take on the company`s HR opportunities
and challenges," Huval said. "Besides being a leading health and well-being
company, Humana is in the people business. That`s what`s most exciting and
motivating to me." 

Huval replaces Bonnie Hathcock, the company`s Chief Human Resources Officer from
1999 to 2012, who retired Dec. 31. He earned a master`s degree in public
administration from Brigham Young University, a bachelor`s degree in marketing
from Weber State and an associate degree in business management from Salt Lake
Community College. 

About Humana

Humana Inc., headquartered in Louisville, Ky., is a leading health-care company
that offers a wide range of insurance products and health and wellness services
that incorporate an integrated approach to lifelong well-being. By leveraging
the strengths of its core businesses, Humana believes it can better explore
opportunities for existing and emerging adjacencies in health care that can
further enhance wellness opportunities for the millions of people across the
nation with whom the company has relationships. 

More information regarding Humana is available to investors via the Investor
Relations page of the company`s web site at, including copies

* Annual reports to stockholders 
* Securities and Exchange Commission filings 
* Most recent investor conference presentations 
* Quarterly earnings news releases 
* Replays of most recent earnings release conference calls 
* Calendar of events (including upcoming earnings conference call dates and
times, as well as planned interaction with research analysts and institutional
* Corporate Governance information

Humana Corporate Communications
Tom Noland, 502-580-3674

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