Melissa Burroughs

Oral Health Government Affairs Advocacy Manager
Melissa Burroughs is the Oral Health Government Affairs Advocacy Manager at Families USA. In this role she helps lead oral health coalition work, which includes collaborating with state and national oral health partners, building relationships with advocates, stakeholders and public officials, identifying political and policy trends and opportunities, providing partners with technical assistance, and developing and implementing advocacy communications and tools.

Ms. Burroughs graduated from Duke University with a BA in public policy, focusing on health and social policies. Before joining the CORE team, Ms. Burroughs was Families USA’s Villers Fellow.