Krista Drobac

by Jasmine Phiri

January 28, 2020

Executive Director, Alliance for Connected Care; Partner, Sirona Strategies

Krista Drobac is the Executive Director of the Alliance for Connected Care and also a partner at Sirona Strategies. She has more than twenty years of experience in federal and state government, and in public affairs. She was previously the director of the Health Division at the National Governors Association’s Center for Best Practices, and a Senior Advisor at the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) during the Obama Administration. She also served as Deputy Director of the Illinois Department of Healthcare and Family Services and spent five years on Capitol Hill as a health advisor to Senate Minority Whip Dick Durbin and Senator Debbie Stabenow.

The Alliance for Connected Care is a 501(c)(6) organization dedicated to ensuring that all patients and providers are able to realize the benefits of telehealth and remote monitoring. In addition to the Alliance, Krista serves as Co-Chair of Aligning for Health, a coalition advancing social determinants of health policy at the federal level, and founder of Moving Health Home, aimed at making the home a clinical site of care.

Krista holds a BA from the University of Michigan and an MPP from the Harvard University Kennedy School of Government.