The Center for Community Solutions
Education: Ohio University, bachelor’s degree in specialized studies
Toughest Challenge: Directing Ohio’s multibillion-dollar Medicaid program through the Great Recession
How I Motivate Others: Through kindness and inclusion
Most Inspiring Person: Harvey Milk
Best Advice: Be nice to everyone — you never know where they are going to end up.
Proudest Moment: Gaining federal approval for a program that provided health care coverage to more than 30,000 uninsured Cuyahoga County residents
What Keeps Me Up at Night: Growing inequality in our country
Previous Leadership Positions: MetroHealth Medical System; Ohio
Department of Medicaid; Centers for Families and Children
Important Lesson Learned: Relationships are everything.
Bucket List: Visit the pyramids in Egypt