Sarabeth Zemel, Project Director
Sarabeth Zemel joined NASHP in 2008, and works on coverage and access issues, including state implementation of health reform, health insurance exchanges, and Medicaid coverage for juvenile justice-involved youth. She currently serves as the project director of State Refor(u)m, a NASHP-led online learning network for health reform implementation. Prior to joining NASHP, Sarabeth worked at the U.S. Government Accountability Office (GAO), working on projects related to Medicare payment issues and workforce supply. She has previously worked as a health policy analyst at Families USA, focusing on Medicaid issues, and as a state policy analyst at the National Mental Health Association. Sarabeth holds a BA in anthropology from the University of Washington and a JD from Seattle University School of Law.