Patricia Nava serves as the State Affairs Coordinator for United States of Care. She most recently held the position of Government Relations Specialist at Children’s Health, a pediatric hospital in Dallas. In that role, Patricia assisted with strengthening and enhancing the health system’s public policy capabilities by monitoring legislative and health care trends, conducting research, and developing collateral materials.
Prior to working at Children’s, Patricia served as an Outreach Specialist at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, where she coordinated outreach activities for ACA enrollment. Patricia also has contributed to political campaigns for Texas gubernatorial candidates Wendy Davis and Bill White, and ACA enrollment campaigns for Planned Parenthood.
Patricia is a graduate of Texas Christian University in Fort Worth, Texas. She is an avid runner and speaks Spanish fluently.