NASHP State Health Policy Rising Star Award
The 2017 Rising Star Award was presented to Kali Klein, JD, Manager, Medicaid Transformation, Washington State Health Care Authority. Ms. Klein was the third winner of the annual award.
Starting in 2015, the National Academy for State Health Policy (NASHP) recognized new state health policy professionals working for state governments with our Rising Star award. The award strives to promote the accomplishments of those working in the field with seven years experience or less who have demonstrated exceptional leadership, innovation, and commitment to promoting good state health policy.
The award is presented at the Annual State Health Policy Conference. The recipient of the 2017 Rising Star award will receive an all expense paid trip to the conference.
The 2017 Rising Star Award was sponsored by Gateway Health Plan.