Andrew Snyder joined NASHP in 2011 as a policy specialist and is responsible for analyzing state policies related to eligibility, enrollment, and benefit design in Medicaid and CHIP programs. He has worked on issues relating to data systems, public health, the healthcare safety net, and particularly on issues related to oral health. Previously a program manager at the Pew Children’s Dental Campaign, Andy oversaw large research projects, including an extensive 50-state comparison of policies related to children’s dental care. From 2002 to 2006, Andy was a policy analyst at the Wisconsin Medicaid program, where he staffed a Governor’s Task Force on Access to Oral Health Care. He holds a master’s degree in public affairs from the University of Wisconsin-Madison.