Diana Crumley, JD, MPA, is a senior program officer at the Center for Health Care Strategies (CHCS). In this role, she helps state Medicaid agencies advance payment and care delivery models that enable better, more equitable care for Medicaid members. Diana’s work focuses on using Medicaid managed care organizations and accountable care organizations to advance goals related to health-related social needs, health equity, and primary care innovation. She provides technical assistance through the Promoting Health Equity through Primary Care Innovation in Medicaid Managed Care initiative and crafts learning opportunities for the Texas Managed Care Organization Social Determinants of Health Learning Collaborative. She is also actively exploring better ways to address food insecurity in Medicaid members, and to support the direct care workforce.

Prior to joining CHCS, Diana served as special counsel for the Health and Human Services Commission in Texas. In the Policy Division of the Office of Chief Counsel, she assisted the state with waivers, state plan amendments, administrative rules, and large requests for proposals.

Diana holds a JD and a master of public affairs from The University of Texas at Austin. She received a bachelor’s degree from Grinnell College. When Diana is not working, she enjoys — when circumstances allow — good food, live music, and time outdoors.