NH DHHS Names New Medicaid Director

NH DHHS Commissioner Jeffrey Myers appointed Deb Fournier as the new Medicaid Director. Deb has held several DHHS policy positions and had been serving as Interim Director since Katie Dunn’s departure two months ago.

Before joining DHHS, Deb led strategic planning and health care advocacy at the NH Fiscal Policy Institute and convened working groups on Medicaid expansion, managed care, long term care and the Medicaid Enhancement Tax. She was also Senior Policy Analyst for National and Federal Affairs at the Massachusetts Office of Medicaid.  Deb holds a JD from Northeastern University School of Law and a BA from Whitman College.