Julie Boughn

Director, Data and Systems Group (DSG)
Centers for Medicaid and CHIP Services (CMCS)
Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS)

Julie has returned to Centers for Medicare & CHIP Services (CMCS) to serve as the Director of the Data and Systems Group (DSG). She joins the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid (CMS) most recently from Audacious Inquiry, LLC, a Maryland-based health information policy and technology company, where she was a Senior Director. Julie has more than 30 years of experience in operations, data, and information technologies supporting health care and social service programs. She is experienced in program management, large-scale health care eligibility and payment operations, business process design, and the development and implementation of large scale information technology. She has served in several senior leadership positions at CMS including: Deputy Director of CMCS, Deputy Director for the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Innovation (CMMI) and as the agency’s Chief Information Officer.

For fun, Julie likes to hang out at the beach, preferably with her nieces and nephews, hike with her dogs, and cook. She gets her best ideas while riding her bicycle, preferably in some interesting locale, but also on the local roads of central Maryland and southern Delaware.