Board of Trustees

KFF’s trustees have deep backgrounds in public service, academia, nonprofit organizations, health care, and the media. Trustees serve two, five-year terms. The KFF Board is currently chaired by former Senator, Olympia Snowe. Jim Canales, president and trustee of the Barr Foundation, serves as Vice Chair.

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Drew Altman, PhD

President and Chief Executive Officer, KFF

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James E. Canales (Vice-Chair)

President & Trustee, Barr Foundation

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Frederick P. Cerise, MD, MPH

President and Chief Executive Officer, Parkland Health & Hospital System

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Kevin Merida

Media Executive

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Marcella Nunez-Smith, MD, MHS

Associate Dean for Health Equity Research, Yale School of Medicine

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Soledad O’Brien

Founder, Soledad O’Brien Productions
Anchor & Producer, “Matter of Fact with Soledad O’Brien”

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Kathleen Sebelius

CEO, Sebelius Resources LLC
Former United States Secretary of Department of Health and Human Services

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Susan E. Siegel

Former Chief Innovation Officer of GE and CEO of GE Ventures

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Olympia Snowe (Chair)

Senior Fellow, Bipartisan Policy Center
Former United States Senator, Maine

Frederick O. Terrell

Vice Chairman of Investment Banking for Wells Fargo & Company

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Reed V. Tuckson, MD, FACP

Managing Partner, Tuckson Health Connections

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The independent source for health policy research, polling, and news, KFF is a nonprofit organization based in San Francisco, California.