Andrew Snyder, M.A., is a policy specialist at NASHP. His work focuses on coverage and benefit design in Medicaid, with a focus on oral health policy issues. Prior to joining NASHP, he managed the dental and vision benefits for Wisconsin Medicaid. While there, he staffed a Governor's Task Force on Access to Dental Care, and assisted in the design of a Web-based, information-exchange tool to help Milwaukee-area hospitals reduce unnecessary duplication of emergency room services. He has a master's degree in public affairs from the University of Wisconsin–Madison.