Michael Fraser, PhD, MS, CAE, FCPP

CEO @Association of State and Territorial Health Officials

Dr. Michael Fraser serves as the CEO of the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials (ASTHO). ASTHO is the national nonprofit organization representing the public health agencies of the United States, the U.S. territories, and the District of Columbia. ASTHO members, the chief health officials of these jurisdictions, are dedicated to formulating and influencing sound public health policy and to ensuring excellence in state‐ based public health practice. Under his leadership, ASTHO has received multiple Power of “A” Awards from the American Society of Association Executives for ASTHO’s outstanding performance and the contributions the ASTHO team has made to advance the work of our members. ASTHO has grown in influence and organizational capacity since his arrival, including increasing the size and diversity of the ASTHO team and growing the organization’s budget with significant new investments from both federal agencies and national and global philanthropies.