James Teisl, MPH, is a healthcare policy professional with over seventeen years of Medicaid payment and financing experience.

His experience includes five years with the Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission (MACPAC), at which he authored and presented work related to a wide variety of Medicaid issues.

He also previously worked for a health and human services consulting company, the Greater New York Hospital Association, and the Ohio Medicaid agency.

At BRG, Mr. Teisl has advised institutional investors on the buy-side of approximately 150 healthcare transactions.

Employment History

Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission
Principal analyst
2010 – 2015

The Lewin Group
Senior consultant
2008 – 2010

Nexera, Inc.
Senior consultant
2006 – 2008

Ohio Medicaid
Policy manager
2002 – 2006

Areas of Expertise


Johns Hopkins, Bloomberg School of Public Health
MPH, Health Finance and Management, 2002

Johns Hopkins University
BA, Behavioral Biology, 1997