Carol Malof is the Acting Regional administrator of the Centers for Medicare & Medicade Services (CMS) New York and Boston Regions. In this role she is responsible for CMS’s external affairs operations for the New England States, new York and New Jersey. In addition, Carol oversees the management of CMS’s Boston Regional office with over 130 staff. Carol also serves as Deputy Regional Administrator of the CMS Boston Regional Office. Prior to her Deputy Regional Administrator service Carol was the Branch Chief in the Boston Division of Quality Improvement where she oversaw 14 Quality Improvement Organizations and 5 End-stage Renal Disease Networks in 14 states, Puerto Rico and Virgin islands. Carol also served as the New England Medicare Modernization Act (MMA) Education Campaign Manager from 2005 until 2006. Carol is a Senior Fellow with the Council for Excellence in Government.