Mike Castro is Chief Executive Officer for Delta Dental of California, an enterprise that encompasses 15 states and Washington, D.C. Mike provides overall leadership and strategic direction for the organization, working in collaboration with the Delta Dental Senior Leadership Team and Board of Directors to oversee the enterprise’s purpose of improving health by providing access to quality care through exceptional dental benefits, service, technology and professional support.
Mike was appointed President and Chief Executive Officer of Delta Dental in February 2019 following nearly 20 years in leadership roles at the organization. During his tenure, which began in 2000, Mike has managed operations for the Finance, Eligibility, Corporate Services and Internal Audit functions as Vice President and Controller, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.
Mike joined Delta Dental after serving as partner with the public accounting and audit firm Clare, Chapman, Storey & Castro. He is a member of the California State Society of Certified Public Accountants (CPA) and the American Institute of CPAs. A longtime resident of the San Francisco Bay Area, Mike received a bachelor’s degree from California State University, Sacramento.