Seema Verma has served on our Board of Directors since August 2021. Ms. Verma is a leading national health policy expert with over two decades of experience in the healthcare industry. As the longest-serving Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) administrator in modern history, she oversaw health insurance programs for over 140 million Americans and set out to transform the American healthcare system by lowering costs, improving quality and increasing access. Prior to CMS, Ms. Verma was the founder and CEO of a health policy consulting firm helping states and private industry navigate a range of healthcare issues. Ms. Verma received a BS in life sciences from the University of Maryland and a Master of Public Health (MPH) with a concentration in health policy and management from Johns Hopkins University.