Government Affairs and Policy Manager, National Rural Health Association
Josh Jorgensen joined the National Rural Health Association (NRHA) staff in 2020. He previously served as legislative aide for U.S. Sen. Mike Rounds (R-S.D.). In this role, he worked extensively on rural health care policy. This work included Indian Health Service reform, telehealth advancement and the creation of a ready reserve within the United State Public Health Service Commissioned Corps. Previously, Mr. Jorgensen worked at the American Enterprise Institute assisting the external affairs department. Mr. Joregensen earned a bachelor’s degree in both journalism and political science from the University of South Dakota.