Maura Little Appointed as Executive Director of the Cambia Grove
SEATTLE (October 4, 2017) — Today, Cambia Health Solutions has appointed Maura Little, an experienced health care leader in Washington state, to lead the strategy and vision for Cambia Grove as Executive Director. In this role, she will continue the organization’s work to build a community focused on health care innovation and connecting people and ideas to drive industry change toward a more person-focused, economically sustainable health care system.
Maura has served on Cambia Grove’s Advisory Panel since it was founded in 2015 and brings a diverse skill set and relationships to transform health care. Prior to joining Cambia Grove as Assistant Director last April, she served as Gov. Jay Inslee’s Director of Life Science & Global Health Development in the Washington State Department of Commerce. Since June, Maura has served as Interim Executive Director.
“Maura has done an excellent job as the Interim Executive Director, and her personal leadership, management skills, and collaborative style will form the foundation of the Cambia Grove’s next chapter. I am excited to continue working with her,” said Sean Robbins, Senior Vice President of Public Affairs and Policy for Cambia Health Solutions.
In previous roles, Maura played a critical role in rolling out the Affordable Care Act with local stakeholders as a staff member to then-Congressman Jay Inslee, and she served as a patient advocate as Government Relations Director at the American Cancer Society.
About Cambia Grove
The Cambia Grove is a health care-focused hub where northwest innovators and entrepreneurs can convene and catalyze new solutions. We offer a shared space for the region’s emerging health care economic cluster where a host of stakeholders set aside competition in favor of true collaboration toward the shared goals of better health and a more sustainable system. To learn more, visit us at CambiaGrove.com or on Twitter.
About Cambia Health Solutions
Cambia Health Solutions, headquartered in Portland, Oregon, is dedicated to transforming health care. We put people at the heart of everything we do as we work to make the health care system more economically-sustainable and efficient for people and their families. Our company reaches more than 70 million Americans nationwide, including more than two million people in the Pacific Northwest who are enrolled in our regional health plans. To learn more, visit us at CambiaHealth.com or on Twitter.
Jennifer Morgan, Asst. Director, Public Relations