Lisa Alecxih (Moderator)
Lisa Alecxih, Senior Vice President, The Lewin Group. Lisa Alecxih has been a Senior Vice President with The Lewin Group for over two decades and a nationally recognized expert in long term care financing and service delivery, has extensive research experience with systems change related to supportive services for older adults and individuals with disabilities and health insurance coverage. She leads quantitative analysis of survey research data, the manipulation of large data bases (including health claims data), microsimulation modeling, translating research to practice, and dissemination through learning networks. Ms. Alecxih helps the federal and state governments transform their long term support systems to be both consumer-focused and cost-effective through research and technical assistance. She has directed many projects that include literature reviews/syntheses to provide the evidence-base, site visits to learn about operational aspects and technical expert panels to incorporate the latest thinking in support of policy analysis.
Ms. Alecxih is a member of the American Society on Aging, the Gerontological Society of America, and the American Public Health Association. She regularly presents about past trends in long term care, federal, state and provider responses to these trends, and the implications for the future, particularly as the Baby Boom generation ages. She received a BS in Social Work from the University of Dayton graduating magna cum laude and a Masters in Public Affairs from the LBJ School, UT Austin.