Dulles Regional Chamber of Commerce Events
GovCon Luncheon March 21, 2013
Jen Siciliano, VP of Government Relations, Inova Health Systems
Jennifer W. Siciliano is Vice President of Government Relations for Inova Health System, serving as the liaison to elected officials and regulatory agencies.
Prior to joining Inova in 2007 as Assistant Vice President for Government Relations, Ms. Siciliano served Members of Congress in both the U.S. House of Representatives and the United States Senate as well as Director of Communications to the House Science Committee. Following her service in the House, she joined the U.S. Senate Appropriations Committee staff as Director of Communications. Currently Ms. Siciliano serves on the Executive Board of the Fairfax County Chamber of Commerce and is the Chair of the Chamber?s Health Thought Leadership Group.
Joanne Corte Grossi, MIPP, Health & Human Services
In April, 2010, Joanne Grossi was appointed by the Obama Administration as the Regional Director of the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services for Region III, which includes the states of Pennsylvania, Delaware, Maryland, Virginia, West Virginia and the District of Columbia. As Regional Director, Ms. Grossi serves as the key representative in this region in working with federal, state, local and tribal officials on a wide range of health and social services issues.
Prior to this appointment, Ms. Grossi served for seven years in the administration of Governor Edward G. Rendell, first as Deputy Secretary of Health and later as the first- ever Director of the Office of Women?s Services.
Before joining the Governor?s Administration, Ms. Grossi served for 13 years as a Senior Technical Advisor in the Bureau of Global Health at the United States Agency for International Development, where she oversaw international health programs in developing countries.
Julie C. Verratti, Small Business Administration, Advisor, Washington Metropolitan Area District Office
Julie Verratti is an Advisor to the Deputy Associate Administrator of Field Operations at the U.S. Small Business Administration. She advises the Deputy on entrepreneurship program and economic development. Julie regularly partners with the small business community to enhance access to capital and mentorship to small business owners and start-ups. She also coordinates with incubators, universities, and chambers of commerce to get valuable information in the hands of entrepreneurs so that they can start or grow their businesses. Her portfolio focuses on veteran programs, tax policy, and government-wide initiatives, such as the Affordable Care Act that impact the business community.
Ed Silva, Director, IDL Solutions, a CACI company. Mr. Silva is a Director with the Healthcare Solutions Group at CACI International. Mr. Silva joined CACI through the company’s acquisition of IDL Solutions, where he was Senior Vice President. In 2011, Mr. Silva led the capture of IDL’s contract with the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) to develop and implement the “Multi-dimensional Insurance Data Analytics System” (“MIDAS”), which serves as the data warehousing and data analytics solution for the Federal Health Insurance Exchange (HIX).
Citi Commercial Bank
The Merritt Group
Odin, Feldman & Pittleman, P.C.
Thompson & Greenspon
Watkins Meegan, CPAs
Booz Allen Hamilton
General Dynamics IT