Bethany Maylone, M.Ed., is a program manager in the Department of Health Policy and Management at the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health. Her current projects include one which establishes an Engineering High Reliability Learning Lab (EHRLL) to enhance capacity for innovation and develops highly reliable systems that address communication and coordination challenges that pose patient safety risks at the intersection of primary and specialty care; an employee wellness study which analyzes the cost effectiveness, cost savings, and return on investment of a wellness program; and research on three southern states that have all taken different approaches to expanding Medicaid under the Affordable Care Act, and how those decisions have affected their low-income adults. Ms. Maylone holds a M.Ed. in higher education administration from Northeastern University and a B.A. in communications from Mercyhurst University.