www.publicpartnerships.com subject matter expert David Horvath EXPERTISE: CONSUMER DIRECTION PROGRAMS PUBLISHED WORK As an Associate Manager, David Horvath is responsible for Mr. Horvath has authored numerous publications in education and administering PPL’s operations in New Jersey, Ohio, West Virginia, and human services. Recent works include: part of Virginia. In New Jersey, PPL provides third-party billing, payroll Horvath, D.R. (2006). The Direct Care Workforce: Medicaid Funded services, and co-pay collection for the Global Options consolidated Personal Assistance Services in West Virginia. Morgantown, WV: Center Medicaid Waiver program and the Jersey Assistance for Community for Excellence in Disabilities. Care Giving program, under contract with the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services. In Ohio, PPL provides third-party Horvath, D.R. (2006). Survey Reveals Information on Direct Support administration for the Ryan White Part B HIV/AIDS program for the Workforce. Developments: Center for Excellence in Disabilities, 6(1), 1-2. Ohio Department of Health. In West Virginia, PPL provides fiscal/ Horvath, D.R. (2005). Real Choice Grant Activities Support Olmstead Plan. employer agent services and resource consulting services for Personal Morgantown, WV: Center for Excellence in Disabilities. Options, the self-directed service model within West Virginia’s Aged and Disabled Waiver program, under contract with the West Virginia SPEAKING AND LEADERSHIP ROLES Bureau for Medical Services. In Virginia, PPL provides fiscal/employer Mr. Horvath is a frequent speaker at state and national conferences. He agent services for the Community Living Program and the Veterans recently lectured on the topic of combining financial management with Directed Home and Community-Based Services program. Mr. Horvath support broker services in self-directed programs at the annual Home also serves as PPL’s liaison to the Cash & Counseling National Program and Community-Based Services conference hosted by the Centers for Office and HCBS.org, operated by the Boston College Graduate Medicare and Medicaid Services and the Administration on Aging. Mr. School of Social Work. Horvath has been a reviewer for both the United States Department of Education and the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services discretionary EXPERTISE: CONSUMER DIRECTION PROGRAMS grants programs. Mr. Horvath also served on the President’s Committee Mr. Horvath is a human services management expert with more than on Employment of People with Disabilities, where he was active in 30 years of experience facilitating and leading systems change across promoting youth leadership forums across the nation. diverse service systems in multiple states. Prior to joining PPL, he served as a disability policy specialist at the Center for Excellence in EDUCATION Disabilities at West Virginia University, where he was instrumental Mr. Horvath has a Master of Science degree in Rehabilitation in the design of Personal Options under a grant from the Centers Counseling and Vocational Evaluation from West Virginia University. for Medicare & Medicaid Services. Mr. Horvath’s related experiences He is a currently a doctoral candidate in Educational Leadership & include a position as the executive director of a private non-profit Policy Studies at West Virginia University. His research interests include agency serving adults with developmental disabilities in Greene disability studies, self-direction, direct workforce issues, leadership, County, Pennsylvania; and as state coordinator of school-to-work and statewide systems change. transition services for secondary education students for the Virginia Department of Rehabilitative Services. To learn more about David Horvath or other Public Partnerships, LLC Subject Matter Experts, contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org or 1-800-210-6113. Public Consulting Group, Inc. | 148 State Street, Tenth Floor, Boston, Massachusetts 02109 | tel: (855) 243-8775 fax: (617) 717-0085 Copyright Public Consulting Group, Inc.