PRESIDENT & CEO, ALLIANCE OF COMMUNITY HEALTH PLANS
Ceci is a recovering journalist who now is in passionate pursuit of a better, more equitable, more affordable health system. She is President and CEO of the Alliance of Community Health Plans, a national organization of leading nonprofit, provider-aligned plans. Ceci is also the host of the Healthy Dialogue podcast.
After 25 years in the news business – at outlets such as the Washington Post, the Associated Press and Congressional Quarterly – she worked at both McKinsey and PwC in health care thought leadership and consulting. She is a founding member of Women of Impact for Healthcare, co-author of Landmark: The Inside Story of America’s New Health-Care Law and What It Means for Us All, and serves on the advisory board of Fannie Mae’s Sustainable Communities Initiative.
If you wrote your story, what would be the title of your book?
You Can Take the Girl Out of Journalism, But You Can’t Take the Journalism Out of the Girl
What’s the one characteristic that has given you the edge in your career?
“I’m a dog with a bone.”
What’s one piece of advice you would give your younger self?
“Think Big, Start Small, Act Fast.”