Leslie Wagstaffe

Director of Consumer Support Group, Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight U.S. Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Servi

Leslie Wagstaffe is currently the Director for the Consumer Support Group (CSG) in the Center for Consumer Information & Insurance Oversight (CCIIO) at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS). In this capacity, Wagstaffe is responsible for leading the development, implementation and execution of the policy, operational, and business requirements related to programs within CSG's functional responsibility. Additionally, Wagstaffe ensures that CSG provides CCIIO-wide leadership and advice on consumer-related private health insurance issues and serves as CCIIO’s focal point for consumer policy and services. Prior to joining CMS, Wagstaffe served as a Fiscal Operations Analyst for Axiom Resource Management Inc. where she provided contract management support for multiple Department of Defense (DoD) health information technology acquisitions. Wagstaffe earned a Bachelor of Arts from Loyola University New Orleans, a Master of Public Policy degree from the University of Maryland, College Park and a Juris Doctor from Georgetown University Law Center.