Senior Policy Analyst
Akeiisa Coleman serves as a senior policy analyst for the NGA Center for Best Practices’ Health Division. Coleman focuses on issues related to health care population health, social determinants of health and health care workforce.
Prior to joining NGA, Coleman served as health policy associate for the Missouri Foundation for Health, PRN social worker for Barnes-Jewish Hospital and bibliography coordinator for the Center for Mental Health Services Research. Coleman also served as a Coro Fellow in Public Affairs at the Coro Leadership Center in St. Louis and as unit development assistant and corps member at in the AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps.
Coleman holds a master’s degree in social work from the Washington University in St. Louis and a bachelor’s degree in sociology from the University of Southern California.
Akeiisa originally hails from California.