Jeff Van NessSenior Director, Communications at ACAP
Jeff Van Ness, Senior Communications Director at the Association for Community Affiliated Plans (ACAP), is an experienced communications professional with experience in the health insurance industry spanning three decades. Notably, he led ACAP’s successful “Medicaid is US” campaign against cuts to Medicaid and CHIP.
His past roles include serving as Director of Communications for the National Committee for Quality Assurance and Vice President of Communications and Marketing at the Healthcare Distribution Management Association, a group representing pharmaceutical wholesale and specialty distributors. His first job in Washington was working in enrollment at the Medicaid division of a Northern Virginia health plan.