Melissa Burroughs

Oral Health Campaign Manager

Melissa Burroughs is the Oral Health Campaign Manager at Families USA.  In this role she provides leadership for the Campaign, including 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.  Before her work with the Oral Health Campaign, Melissa was a Campaign Associate and a Villers Fellow at Families USA where her work focused on consumer advocate engagement in health system transformation and advocacy surrounding Medicaid expansion.

Melissa graduated from Duke University with a BA in public policy, focusing on health and social policies.