Director of Health Plan Financing
Mrs. Lopez joined Local Health Plans of California in October 2021. She has a longstanding background in the public sector and the Medi-Cal program. During Jennifer’s time as Chief of the Capitated Rates Development Division at the California Department of Health Care Services, she acquired a deep knowledge base in Medi-Cal managed care financing and rate development. At the California Department of Finance, Jennifer played an instrumental role in major State Budget initiatives, developing public policy positions and advising administration officials on critical policy matters affecting millions of Californians.
Jennifer earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Sacramento State University in Business with a concentration in Accounting.