Press Release

RELEASE: ACHP Names Seemin Pasha Vice President, External Affairs

For Immediate Release September 26, 2016
Rachel Schwartz
202-785-2247 (office)
202-577-5435 (cell)

The Alliance of Community Health Plans (ACHP) has named Seemin Pasha Vice President, External Affairs. In this new position, Pasha will oversee ACHP’s outreach efforts, including legislative advocacy, stakeholder relations and external communications. She will have an integral role in shaping and executing ACHP’s strategy.

“Seemin’s breadth and depth of experience will prove invaluable in demonstrating how a community health approach can raise the quality of care,” says ACHP President and CEO Ceci Connolly. “As the health sector goes through significant change, we are lucky to have Seemin help elevate ACHP and our members to the next level.”

Pasha comes to ACHP from The Pew Charitable Trusts, where she served as Officer, Prescription and Drug Safety Project. Prior to her time with Pew, Pasha served as Director of Policy and Communications for Families USA and as Director, Public Outreach and Policy for the Institute for OneWorld Health.

About ACHP
The Alliance of Community Health Plans (ACHP) is a national leadership organization bringing together innovative health plans and provider groups that are among America’s best at delivering affordable, high-quality coverage and care. ACHP’s member health plans provide coverage and care for more than 18 million Americans. These 21 organizations focus on improving the health of the communities they serve and are on the leading edge of innovations in affordability and quality of care, including primary care redesign, payment reform, accountable health care delivery and use of information technology. To learn more, go to and follow ACHP on Twitter @_ACHP.