Caroline Heindrichs was named AsOne’s Executive Director in 2018, and has provided leadership and oversight to all functions of the IPA. Prior to her current role she was the Executive Director for Health Planning within the Bureau of Primary Care Access and Planning at the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. There, she led the Bureau’s program, policy and research work in fulfillment of its mission to maximize health insurance coverage opportunities and increase access to affordable, high quality, and coordinated primary care with a particular emphasis on improving health equity. Prior to that, Ms. Heindrichs has held positions of increasing responsibility including at managed care organizations, child health non-profits and the U.S House of Representatives. She has expert familiarity with regard to public and private health insurance programs, federal and state health reform initiatives including DSRIP and the ACA, and common health care access barriers facing low-income and vulnerable populations including immigrants and children. She received a B.A in Social Work from Salisbury University and an M.A. in Legislative Affairs with a concentration in health care policy from The George Washington University.