Kristi L. Martin is a veteran of the Department of Health and Human and Human Services (HHS) with extensive experience in implementing “the Affordable Care Act.
Most recently, Kristi was a Senior Advisor in the Office of Health Reform at HHS, where she had primary oversight responsibility for the coordinated and timely implementation of the public health and prevention policy portfolio of the Affordable Care Act. In addition, Kristi provided support and coordination related to cross-cutting Departmental initiatives, including the rising cost of drugs and women’s health issues.
Previously, Kristi served as the Team Lead for the State Analysis and Oversight Team in National Healthcare Operations at the US Office of Personnel Management. In this role, Kristi led policy development and State engagement efforts to implement the Multi-State Plan Program. She has also worked in the Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight (CCIIO) and US Government Accountability Office (GAO) and at American Cancer Society and Easter Seals.
Kristi completed her undergraduate and graduate education at the University of Kentucky in communication with a focus on health and mass media studies. Kristi also holds an MPA from the George Washington University.