Board of Directors
Mary R. Grealy
President, Healthcare Leadership Council
Joseph R. Antos
Wilson H. Taylor Scholar in Health Care and Retirement Policy, American Enterprise Institute (AEI)
Johns Hopkins University as VP of Federal Strategy
Elizabeth J. Fowler
Executive Vice President, Programs at The Commonwealth Fund
Margaret D. Garikes
Head of Federal Affairs, American Medical Association
Julie L. Goon
Senior Vice President, Anthem, Inc.
Elizabeth Fowler, J.D., Ph.D., joined the Commonwealth Fund in 2019 as Executive Vice President for Programs. Before joining the Fund, Dr. Fowler served as Vice President for Global Health Policy at Johnson & Johnson. In that role, she focused on health care delivery system and payment reform in the U.S. and health care systems and reform in emerging markets. Prior to that position, she was a special assistant to President Barack Obama on health care and economic policy at the National Economic Council, and occupied key positions at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, where she assisted with implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Prior to her work in the administration, Dr. Fowler was Chief Health Counsel to former Senate Finance Committee Chair, Senator Max Baucus, served as Vice President of Public Policy and External Affairs for WellPoint, Inc. (now Anthem), and as an attorney with the Washington law firm Hogan & Hartson. She also spent nearly five years as a health services researcher with Park Nicollet Foundation in Minnesota. She earned her bachelor’s degree from the University of Pennsylvania, a Ph.D. from the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, and a law degree from the University of Minnesota. She is admitted to the bar in Maryland, the District of Columbia, and the U.S. Supreme Court.
Christopher C. Jennings
President, Jennings Policy Strategies
Immediate Past Chair
Charles N. Kahn III
President & CEO, Federation of American Hospitals
Chief Economic Policy Counsel, Office of the Majority Leader
Dean A. Rosen
Partner, Mehlman Castagnetti Rosen & Thomas Inc.
Rachel S. Nuzum
Vice President for Federal and State Health Policy, The Commonwealth Fund
Meghan D. Taira
Legislative Director to Senator Charles E. Schumer of New York
Jane Hyatt Thorpe, J.D.
Associate Professor & Vice Chair for Academic Affairs, The George Washington University
President, The Galen Institute
Susan L. Winston
Widow of David Winston