Who We Are


Amy Rohling McGee, President

Reem Aly, Vice President, Healthcare System and Innovation Policy

Amy Bush Stevens, Vice President, Prevention and Public Health Policy

Hailey Akah, Health Policy Assistant

Sarah Bollig Dorn, Manager, Health Policy and Education

Neva Hornbeck, Office Manager

Zach Reat, Health Policy Analyst

Rebecca Sustersic, Health Policy Analyst

Nick Wiselogel, Communications Manager

Interested in interning at HPIO?

The Health Policy Institute of Ohio (HPIO) offers internship opportunities to students who are interested in learning more about health policy and want to gain practical experience in the workplace. Click here for more details

Board of Directors

  • Jim Schwab, Chair President and Chief Executive Officer, Interact for Health
  • Shiloh Turner, Vice Chair
  • Randy Runyon, Treasurer President and CEO, Ohio Association of Community Health Centers­
  • Doug Anderson, Secretary Member, Bailey Cavalieri, LLC
  • Mitchell Balk President, Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation
  • David Ciccone Assistant VP Community Impact & Sr. Impact Director, Health, United Way of Central Ohio
  • Angela Cornelius Dawson Executive Director, Ohio Commission on Minority Health
  • Lesli Johnson Assistant Professor, Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs, Ohio University
  • Dr. Teresa C. Long Health Commissioner, City of Columbus
  • David Luby Executive Director, UnitedHealthcare
  • Patricia O’Connor Retired
  • Jason Orcena Health Commissioner, Union County Health Department
  • Brian Pack Health Care Finance and Policy Officer, Ohio Public Employee Retirement System
  • Mark Pilkington Vice President, Managed Care, Cardinal Health
  • Dr. Leonard M. Randolph, Jr. President, Phoenix Caduceus Consulting, Physician Leadership
  • Jan Ruma Vice President, Hospital Council of Northwest Ohio
  • Sam Shalala Director of New Business Development, Employers Health
  • Dr. Craig Thiele Chief Medical Officer, CareSource
  • Teleangé Thomas Director, The Foundation Center, Midwest
  • Heather Torok Senior Program Officer, Healthy People, Saint Luke’s Foundation


The following core funders are helping advance the health of Ohioans through informed policy decisions.

  • Interact for Health
  • Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation
  • The George Gund Foundation
  • Saint Luke’s Foundation  of Cleveland
  • The Cleveland Foundation
  • HealthPath Foundation  of Ohio
  • Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton
  • Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland
  • Cardinal Health Foundation
  • United Way of Greater Cincinnati
  • Mercy Health
  • CareSource Foundation
  • SC Ministry Foundation
  • United Way of Central Ohio

Support our work