Dr. Adaeze Enekwechi is an Operating Partner focused on healthcare investments at Welsh, Carson, Anderson & Stowe (WCAS). She is also an Executive-in-Residence at The Health Management Academy. She brings 20 years of policy, research, and leadership experience. Prior to WCAS, she was the President of IMPAQ, a healthcare, labor, and analytics consulting firm, which she led through its acquisition in 2020. In addition to her private sector experience, her public sector work includes the Congressional Budget Office (CBO), the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission (MedPAC), and as the Associate Director for Health Programs at the White House Office of Management and Budget (OMB) under President Obama. There she led policy, management, and regulatory oversight for over $1 trillion in spending across all federal health agencies and programs. Dr. Enekwechi serves on various healthcare boards in advisory and director capacities. She is an Associate Professor at the Milken Institute School of Public Health at George Washington University in Washington, D.C.  Dr. Enekwechi earned a B.A. from University of Iowa, an M.P.P from American University, School of Public Affairs and a Ph.D. from University of Iowa, Health Services and Policy. She completed her postdoctoral training at the University of Chicago School of Medicine.