Mr. Milkovich joined the Health Policy and Practice Program in 2015. Prior to this appointment, Mr. Milkovich managed the administrative, research, and philanthropic activities for the University of Michigan Center for Value-Based Insurance Design, a nonprofit health care policy organization focused on innovative benefit design research and policy recommendations to improve health care quality and reduce costs. Previously, Mr. Milkovich served as a nonprofit manager for the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Community Center in New York City—a community health center focused on health service provision and licensed outpatient chemical dependency programs. He has substantial experience engaging diverse communities in culturally appropriate health behavior interventions; qualitative research; organizational strategy and significant project administration experience. He holds a Bachelor’s Degree of Fine Arts in English Literature from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and a Master’s Degree in Public Administration and Health Care Policy from Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan.