Aisling Warde Zaccarelli

Vice President, Government Affairs, GNYHA Ventures

Ms. Aisling Warde Zaccarelli joined GNYHA in 2005, and focuses exclusively on federal legislative affairs. Immediately prior to GNYHA, Ms. Zaccarelli served as a policy analyst for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) in the Office of Legislation based in Washington, D.C., where she acted as a liaison between the agency and Congress. Ms. Zaccarelli began her federal service in 2002 when she was selected as a Presidential Management Fellow and rotated to various offices within the CMS, as well as to the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB). Prior to pursuing her MSPH in health policy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s School of Public Health, Ms. Zaccarelli was the Research Coordinator for a Harvard Medical School laboratory based in the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center in Boston, Massachusetts. Ms. Zaccarelli earned her Bachelor of Science in Biology with honors from Villanova University.