Ken Cohen- Chief Executive Officer  ♦  916.266.5277  ♦  Email

Ken Cohen joined ACHD in 2014. Ken is a results-oriented healthcare executive with diverse management experience in public, district and for-profit hospitals, and healthcare settings.

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Amber King- VP, Government Affairs  ♦  916.266.5207  ♦  Email

Amber King joined ACHD as a Legislative Advocate in 2006. She provides leadership for ACHD’s Advocacy Team, working with the State Legislature, key coalition partners, and internal and external stakeholders to advocate on behalf of Healthcare Districts.

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Sheila Johnston- VP, Member Relations & Administration  ♦  916.266.5208  ♦  Email

Sheila Johnston joined ACHD as a Legislative Advocate in 2012, and currently serves as Vice President, Member Relations and Administration for the Association. Her legislative background, coupled with effective skills in association management has enhanced relationships between the Association and its Members.

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Sarah Bridge - Administrative Services Specialist, Government Affairs  ♦  916.266.5204 ♦ Email

Sarah joined ACHD in 2018. She currently serves in the Government Affairs department, assisting with the State Legislature, legislative staff, committee staff, and key coalitions to analyze and recommend action on bills impacting ACHD members. Sarah assists with educational events and responding to Member needs.

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