National Advisory Committee

Our National Advisory and Policy Development Committee brings together diverse expertise that strengthens the program and ensures a comprehensive, interdisciplinary approach. The current National Advisory and Policy Development Committee includes the following individuals:

  • Marina Acosta, MPH, Program Director of Health Equity, L.A. Care Health Plan
  • Michael Bailit, MBA, President, Bailit Health
  • Daniel Dawes, JD, Executive Director, Health Policy and External Affairs, Morehouse School of Medicine
  • Laura Gottlieb, MD, MPH, Director, Social Interventions Research & Evaluation Network, University of California, San Francisco
  • Dianne Hasselman, MSPH, Deputy Executive Director, National Association of Medicaid Directors
  • Sinsi Hernández-Cancio, JD, Vice President, Health Justice, National Partnership for Women & Families
  • Craig Hostetler, MHA, Principal, Hostetler Group
  • Marsha Lillie-Blanton, PhD, Associate Research Professor, George Washington University Milken Institute School of Public Health
  • Jay Ludlam, JD, Assistant Secretary, Medicaid Transformation, North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services
  • Sarah Coombs, MPH, Senior Health Policy Analyst, Health Policy and Programs, National Partnership for Women & Families
  • Len Nichols, PhD, Professor Emeritus of Health, George Mason University & non-resident Fellow, Urban Institute
  • Pamela Riley, MD, MPH, Medical Director, DC Medicaid Program
  • Jill Rosenthal, MPH, Senior Program Director, National Academy for State Health Policy
  • James Sinkoff, MBA, Deputy Executive Director, CFO, Sun River Health
  • Allison Taylor, JD, Medicaid Director, Indiana’s Family and Social Services Administration
  • Rachel Tobey, MPA, Director, John Snow, Inc.,