Richael joined The Menges Group’s procurement practice in 2017. Since joining, she has supported multiple Medicaid managed care organizations’ successful proposals through strategy development and as a writer and reviewer. In addition, she has provided strategic and research support in the design of MCOs’ population health programs and clinical models of care. She has also provided post-award implementation and protest support to MCOs and often assists on the company’s non-procurement projects. Before joining The Menges Group, Richael held policy analysis and research positions in the federal government, non-profit organizations, and academic institutions.