The Office of Governmental Affairs staff is dedicated to providing dynamic, high quality service and leadership concerning legislative, regulatory, and budgetary issues on behalf of the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene.
Marie L. Grant, Director
Marie Grant is the Director of the Office of Governmental Affairs in the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. She has been with the Department since August, 2011. Prior to joining the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, Marie worked at the Maryland Department of Legislative Services for seven years, where she was responsible for drafting and analysis of health care legislation for Maryland’s Senate Finance Committee. Marie received her B.A. in public health from the Johns Hopkins University and her J.D. from the Georgetown University Law Center, and is a member of the Maryland State Bar.
Christi Megna, Assistant Director
A native of Wisconsin, Christi Megna has over 20 years of hands-on experience in legislation and policy analysis. Prior to her current position, she worked with legislative, regulatory and policy development in the area of public health on behalf of the Department of Health and Mental Hygiene. She was also a senior policy analyst with the Indiana General Assembly under the Legislative Services Agency where she developed expertise in issues involving children, courts, and criminal law. Christi received her J.D. from Valparaiso University School of Law and served as an associate note editor for the Law Review. Christi is a member of the Maryland and Indiana State Bar.email@example.com (410) 767-6480.
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