Core Competencies: Market research and business development, client engagement, and project management.
Educational Background and Experience: University of Maryland: BA, Economics, Statistics (minor); MBA, Business Administration
Six years of experience in health policy, business development, and project management in commercial, federal, and state markets.
Work Focus: Primarily technical assistance in the following domains: quality improvement and patient safety, quality measurement and reporting, and payment and service delivery models.
Daily Work Activities: Researching opportunities and gathering intelligence to support ASCEND’s growth through strategic partnerships. I also coordinate with our technology team to incorporate market research and user needs into product development.
Primary Project at the Current Time: Market research and operations support.
Three Projects that Demonstrate My Skill Set: (1) The Qualified Entity Certification Program (Data Security Oversight Lead), (2) Marketplace Exchange Support and Operations (Coordination Lead between the Oversight Group and Marketplace Plan Management), and (3) Evaluation of the Multi-Payer Patient Centered Medical Home Program for Maryland (SAS programming support).