Originally from Pittsburgh, PA, Ms. Venkataraman currently serves as the Executive Director for Prevention & Population Health at America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP) in Washington, DC. In this role, she oversees programs, activities, and industry-wide initiatives related to prevention, wellness, and public health.
Prior to joining AHIP, Ms. Venkataraman worked at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, serving as the Director of Operations for the VA Center for Strategic Partnerships. In this role, she was responsible for directing dozens of collaborative projects with the public and private sectors to better serve our nation’s Veterans. Ms. Venkataraman began her career with the VA in 2010, focusing on policy and operations with the Veterans Health Administration. During this period, she also served as a Health Foreign Affairs Officer at the U.S. Department of State.
A graduate of Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, PA, Rashi holds a Bachelor’s degree in Biology and Public Policy and a Master’s Degree in Health Care Policy & Management. She is also the previous recipient of the Fulbright Scholarship (2008) and Presidential Management Fellowship (2010).