Danielle (Dani) Pere, MPMVice President, Programs & Education
Dani Pere is vice president of Programs and Education at the American College of Preventive Medicine (ACPM) and has over the 15 years of health care policy experience relating to Medicare, Medicaid, long-term care, the Affordable Care Act, and health systems transformation. She is responsible for providing oversight, management, and program development for federal grants, leads ACPM's strategic initiatives around lifestyle medicine and health systems transformation, and develops and advances ACPM's strategic business lines relating to certification.
Prior to her current role, Ms. Pere was the director of field mobilization for the Alliance for Retired Americans, AFL-CIO. In that role, she developed and managed the organization's legislative and political campaigns related to health care and retirement security.
Ms. Pere earned a Bachelor of Arts in Biology and Political Science from Whittier College, certificates in Project Management & Development from the University of Delaware and Program Design and Assessment from the University of Pennsylvania, and a master’s degree in Public Policy Management from Georgetown University.