by Jasmine Phiri
July 21, 2021
Director, Office of Aging and Disability Services, Maine Department of Health and Human Services
Paul Saucier is the Director of the Maine DHHS Office of Aging and Disability Services (OADS). OADS administers Older Americans Act programs, long-term services and supports programs for adults of all ages and types of disabilities, and Maine’s Adult Protective Services program.
Prior to arriving at OADS, Paul was a Senior Director at IBM Watson Health, where he specialized in integrated care models for older persons and persons with disabilities, including those with both Medicaid and Medicare coverage (dually eligible beneficiaries). In that role, he consulted with Federal and State clients, including the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services, the HHS Office of the Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation, the Pennsylvania Office of Long Term Living and the Ohio Department of Job and Family Services.
Paul has also held positions at the USM Muskie School of Public Service, the National Academy for State Health Policy and the Maine Legislature’s non-partisan Office of Policy and Legal Analysis.