Meet Our Staff
Jeff M. Myers
President and CEO
Jeff is the Medicaid managed care industry’s chief representative in Washington.
Jeannine M. Bender, PhD
Senior Director of Government Affairs
Jeannine is MHPA’s senior government relations guru to effect positive public policies.
Director of Marketing and Meetings
Nicole manages MHPA’s marketing platform to ensure policymakers, plans and others see the value that members provide to the neediest Americans.
Manager of Policy
Kirby is a key member of MHPA’s policy team, providing critical project management and policy analysis.
Manager of Marketing and Research
Nikida is instrumental in executing MHPA’s marketing and communications, including digital channels.
Vice President of Federal and State Policy
Alex is a seasoned healthcare business and policy pro who helps advance the industry’s interests.
Senior Director of Membership and Development
Sarah connects MHPA members and partners with each other to streamline business processes and improve health care for enrollees.
Director of Finance and Administration
Terri is the steward of MHPA’s financial assets, accounting and compliance.