Joan is a seasoned executive with 35+ year’s healthcare leadership experience. Under her guidance, Philadelphia expanded Medicaid coverage to over 700,000 residents. She has been noted for developing a collaborative approach with providers, members, advocates and system partners to effect positive change to the behavioral health landscape. Joan has overseen numerous successful initiatives to improve access to and the quality of children’s services and has been on the frontlines of leading the fight against America’s opioid epidemic.
Joan also served as the Deputy Secretary for Pennsylvania’s Office of Mental Health and Substance Use Services where she managed statewide healthcare initiatives. She brings a wealth of knowledge and first-hand experience to the Spyglass team and is a tremendous resource for identifying best-fit, evidence-based solutions to improve quality of care and community health and wellbeing.