Linda Elam

Managing Director
Manatt Health

Linda Elam is a public health and health policy executive in Manatt’s D.C. office. She guides clients on issues of health equity, Medicaid strategy, long-term care, and government policy. Prior to joining Manatt, Dr. Elam was CEO and plan president of Amerigroup, D.C. Previously, she served as deputy assistant secretary for planning and evaluation for the office of Disability, Aging and Long-Term Care Policy at the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. She served as senior deputy director and State Medicaid Director at the D.C.’s Department of Health Care Finance. She was also a principal policy analyst with the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.