Deborah Rumsey

Executive Director

Deborah Rumsey has served as the Executive Director at the Children’s Health Alliance & Children’s Health Foundation since May 2011. She leads the CHA pediatricians in the development and implementation of contracting strategies, population health management, clinical quality improvement, and patient centered medical home strategies. In addition, she leads the discussions with health plan executives and other key industry leaders about healthcare transformation, children’s healthcare, alternative payment models and population health. Deborah has over 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry as a financial executive and consultant, working in all sectors of the healthcare industry. She is experienced in financial and business management including strategic planning and analysis, process improvement, contract negotiation and management, accounting and financial reporting, and risk assessment. Deborah earned a B.A. degree in economics and public policy from Stanford University.