Dr. Gregg Pane is Director of the Virginia Department of Medical Assistance Services (DMAS). Prior to his current position, Pane was appointed Director of the District of Columbia Health Department by Mayor Anthony Williams, and served from 2004-07, heading a $2 billion, 1300-staff agency responsible for Medicaid, public health, licensing and certification, state health planning, environmental health, and health preparedness.
He has served in both appointed and elected leadership roles in a host of professional organizations, including the World Bank, Institute of Medicine, National Health Policy Forum, AMA House of Delegates, National Quality Forum, National Academy of Public Administration, and VA Federal Advisory Commissions. He conducted a World Bank EMS evaluation for the Government of Lebanon, Ministry of Health; and served as Lecturer to the Library of Congress Open World Program.
Pane was born in Flint, Michigan, and received his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan-Flint. He has a medical degree from the University of Michigan, and a master’s degree in public (health services) administration from the University of San Francisco. He completed a residency in Emergency Medicine at Wright State University, where he served as Chief Resident.