Bio

Eliza Mette joined NASHP in June 2019 as a policy associate on the Chronic and Vulnerable Populations team. Prior to joining NASHP, Eliza practiced as a health care attorney at Kozak & Gayer, a health care law firm in Augusta, Maine. Eliza also served as a Cancer Research Training Award Fellow with the National Cancer […]

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  • Madeline Marks, Research Analyst

    Madeline Marks joined NASHP in 2019 as a research analyst with the Chronic and Vulnerable Populations Team. She is involved in a variety of projects that focus on mental health and substance use disorder, services for older adults, and payment and system delivery information. Before joining NASHP, Madeline was a James H. Dunn Fellow with […]

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    April 19, 2019 | Filed under: Bio

  • Kristina Long, Research Analyst

    Kristina Long joined NASHP in April of 2019 as a research analyst for the Chronic and Vulnerable Populations Team. She is involved in a variety of projects focused on mental health and substance use disorders, services. and systems for older adults, and delivery system and payment information. Prior to joining NASHP, Long was a recreational […]

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    April 10, 2019 | Filed under: Bio

  • Malka Berro, Research Analyst

    Malka Berro joined NASHP in 2018 as a research analyst with the Population Health team. She is involved with a wide range of projects related to mental health disparities, health and housing, immunizations, oral health, Medicaid, and health care system transformation. Prior to joining NASHP, Malka worked as a behavioral health policy and practice intern […]

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    December 6, 2018 | Filed under: Bio

  • Elinor Higgins, Research Analyst

     Email Elinor Higgins joined NASHP in August 2018 as a research analyst with the Population Health Team. She works on a variety of projects focusing on environmental health, upstream prevention, social determinants of health, accountable health models, and maternal and child health. Prior to joining NASHP, Elinor was an intern with the Metropolitan Chicago Breast […]

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    November 19, 2018 | Filed under: Bio

  • Sarah Lanford, Policy Associate

     Email Sarah Lanford joined NASHP in August 2018. As a policy associate, she works with the Emerging Policy Issues team, and projects related to prescription drug costs. Before joining NASHP, Sarah worked at Stateside Associates, where she monitored and analyzed state health policy legislation. She has also worked for the Texas Democratic Party and the […]

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    November 19, 2018 | Filed under: Bio

  • Johanna Butler, Research Analyst

     Email Johanna Butler joined NASHP in June 2018 as a research analyst with the Emerging Policy Issues team. She is involved with several projects related to lowering the cost of prescription drug prices and advancing evidence-based policymaking through patient-centered outcomes research. Prior to joining NASHP, Johanna was an intern in the ranking member’s health policy […]

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    November 19, 2018 | Filed under: Bio

  • Arien Lison, Conference & Events Coordinator

    Arien joined NASHP in 2018.  As the Conference & Events Coordinator, she plays an important role in contributing to the success of NASHP’s flagship event, the Annual State Health Policy Conference, as well as project-based events, all of which convene members of the state health policy community from across the country in an effort to advance state health policy and practice.  Arien has been working in Events and Marketing for 6+ years and has extensive experience with event production and management, multi-channel marketing campaigns, and social media strategy. Arien holds a dual Bachelors of Science in Business Marketing and Health […]

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    June 11, 2018 | Filed under: Bio, Staff

  • Hannah Eichner, Research Analyst

    Hannah Eichner joined NASHP in March 2018 as a Research Analyst with the Child and Family Health Team. She is involved with several projects related to children with special health care needs, health homes, maternal health, and oral health. Prior to joining NASHP Hannah was a health policy intern at the Center on Budget and […]

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    March 7, 2018 | Filed under: Bio, Staff

  • Megan Lent, Policy Associate

    Megan Lent joined NASHP in 2018 as a Policy Associate with the population health team, focusing on projects related to early child development, immunization rates, Medicaid, health system transformation, lead screening, and health equity. Prior to her work at NASHP, Megan worked for the New York City Department of Health and Mental Hygiene on chronic disease […]

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    January 16, 2018 | Filed under: Bio, Staff