Susan Stith

Susan Stith

[ VP Diversity, Inclusion Foundation and Civic Affairs, Cigna ]

 *DiversityInc 2018 Top 50 Companies for Diversity


  • Shaping and steering the company’s enterprise-wide diversity and inclusion strategy and guiding the organization’s philanthropic and community outreach strategy and
  • Formulating creative and innovative programs, processes and procedures for recruiting, developing and retaining a diverse and inclusive workforce while leading the organization’s Executive Diversity Advisory Board, Employee/Colleague Resource Groups and the


Susan joined Express Scripts in 2011, and has been recognized for her work in diversity and inclusion by Diversity Woman, Inclusion and Savoy magazines, the Metro St. Louis YWCA, the St. Louis chapter of the NAACP and the Jennings School District. In addition, she is a recipient of the St. Louis Business Journal’s Diversity Leader Award, Diversity Plus magazine’s Top 25 Women Impacting Diversity, Diversity Woman’s Top 50 Diversity Champions, the NCCJ Brotherhood Sisterhood Award and the Urban League’s Salute to Women in Leadership and Black Enterprise’s Top Executives in Corporate Diversity.

Personal Motivation

She is active in the community, and serves on the boards of the United Way of Greater St. Louis, Lifelong Vision Foundation, FamilyForward (vice president – HR), HOME WORKS! and the Arts and Education Council (board secretary).


One Express Way
St. Louis, MO 63121 314.684.6842


  • BS, University of Missouri-Columbia
  • MA, University of Phoenix (Graduate Student of the Year, 2001)

Personal Motivation way

Susan has been married to Drexel for 32 years, and is the proud mother of Alexandria, a recent college graduate and Clark who graduates in 2019.


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[ Releated Sessions ]

All Sessions by Susan Stith

Day 2
Who We Are Makes A Difference – The Intersection of Community and D&I 10:45