Elizabeth (Libby) Hinton is an Associate Director with KFF’s Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured, where she focuses primarily on tracking Section 1115 Medicaid waiver activity and on Medicaid managed care. Ms. Hinton is also a key member of KFF’s annual 50-state Medicaid budget survey team. Prior to joining KFF, Ms. Hinton served as a Research Project Coordinator at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Center for Health Services Research and Development in Primary Care. During graduate school, Ms. Hinton served as a Research Analyst at the North Carolina Institute of Medicine. Prior to returning to graduate school, Ms. Hinton was a Senior Associate at ICF, a management and policy consulting firm, where she worked on a wide range of projects to assist federal clients on issues involving affordable housing and homelessness. Ms. Hinton received her B.A. from James Madison University and holds a Master of Science in Public Health from the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill.