by Rachad Davis
July 28, 2016
Chief of New Business and Policy, Cityblock Health;
Former Director, Federal Coordinated Health Care Office, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)
Melanie Bella is the Head of Partnerships and Policy for Cityblock Health, a care delivery company built for low-income urban populations with complex needs, with a focus on Medicaid and dual eligibles. Before Cityblock, Melanie served as the first Director of the Medicare-Medicaid Coordination Office at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS). Prior to that, she was the Medicaid director for the state of Indiana. Melanie earned a master’s degree in business administration from Harvard Business School, and a bachelor’s degree from DePauw University.