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Mary D. Wachtel

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Director of Health Care Access an...

Phone: (614) ***-****  
Health Policy Institute of Ohio
37 West Broad Street Suite 350
Columbus , Ohio 43215
United States

Company Description: In January 2004, the Health Policy Institute of Ohio (HPIO) began as a non-partisan, health care-focused statewide center dedicated to providing independent,...   more

Employment History


  • Episcopal Seminary of the South
  • Masters degree , Social Work
    Washington University
  • B.A. , Social Work
    University of Akron
73 Total References
Web References
Ohio and the federally facilitated Marketplace : Health Policy Institute of Ohio, 9 April 2015 [cached]
"Ohio's Federally-Facilitated Marketplace," Mary Wachtel, HPIO (Oct. 7)
"Especially for people who have been ... [cached]
"Especially for people who have been uninsured for a long time, education on how to use the insurance is critically important," says Mary Wachtel, director of health care access and insurance coverage policy for the Health Policy Institute of Ohio.
Who We Are : Health Policy Institute of Ohio, 15 May 2014 [cached]
Mary Wachtel, Senior Health Policy Associate
Mary Wachtel : Health Policy Institute of Ohio, 15 May 2014 [cached]
Health Policy Institute of Ohio > About > Mary Wachtel
Mary Wachtel
Mary Wachtel Mary Wachtel is Senior Health Policy Associate for the Health Policy Institute of Ohio. Prior to joining HPIO in May 2011, Wachtel was Director of Health Policy for Voices for Ohio's Children. She has also served as Health Advocate for Children's Defense Fund-Ohio and as Director of Policy and Programs, Association of Junior Leagues International.
A native of Ohio, Wachtel holds a bachelor's degree in social work from the University of Akron and a master's of social work from Washington University in St. Louis. She also holds a certificate in theological studies from The School of Theology at Sewanee (Episcopal).
Voices for Children of Greater Cleveland : Voices' Staff Bios, 24 Sept 2006 [cached]
Mary Wachtel, Director of Public PolicyMary Wachtel has a long career in child and family advocacy.Mary joined Voices for Children of Greater Cleveland in January 2005 as Director of Public Policy and is based in Columbus.In this capacity, Mary directs and coordinates Voices' public policy agenda in conjunction with the organization's Public Policy Partners and colleague organizations.Current priorities include child health, child safety, education, and family economic security.
She was hired as the Children Defense Fund-Ohio's first Health Advocate in 1994, a position she held through 2001.During her tenure, priorities included expanding health coverage for low-income children, families, and pregnant women, and increasing enrollment in public health insurance programs.
Mary served as Deputy Director of CDF-Ohio from 2002 through 2004.As Deputy Director, she managed day-to-day operations and was responsible for overall fiscal and administrative operations, grants management, development, and human resources.In addition, she was responsible for assessing and determining CDF-Ohio's policy opportunities and priorities.
Mary has worked for other non-profit organizations, including as Executive Director of the Forum for Faith in the Workplace (Columbus, Ohio), as Program Director for the Association of Junior Leagues International (New York, New York), as Assistant Director, Northeast Region, for the U.S. Committee for UNICEF (New York, New York), and Bread for the World (Saint Louis).
Mary holds an MSW from Washington University in Saint Louis and a BA from the University of Akron (Honors Scholar).Mary also holds a certificate in Education for Ministry from the Episcopal Seminary of the South, Sewanee, Tennessee.
Mary grew up in Coshocton County, Ohio.Her parents still live on the farm that has been in her mother's family for well over 100 years.
Mary and her husband, John Starkie, live in Columbus and are the parents of two young children, Sophia (born 2001) and Wyatt (born 2004).
With two young children in child care, Mary has a personal appreciation for early childhood care and education advocacy.
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