By Elise Viebeck - 04/03/13 08:08 PM EDT
Franco will serve as a senior public affairs adviser on federal healthcare and life sciences policy.
As government affairs representative at MGMA, she worked on issues ranging from the sustainable growth rate to the Independent Payment Advisory Board to sequestration.
Franco has also worked for the American Society of Plastic Surgeons. She received a bachelor's degree form Ohio University and a master's degree from Johns Hopkins University.