State Policy Network

Josh Archambault
Visiting Healthcare Policy Fellow

In his role, Josh serves SPN member organizations working to advance healthcare policy solutions in the states by overseeing SPN’s Healthcare Policy Working Group.

His work experience has ranged from work as a Senior Legislative Aide to a governor, Legislative Director for a state senator, to years working for think tanks operating in complex and highly political waters in thirty-five states, and in Washington, DC. Josh has become a trusted adviser to Governors, state legislators, senior staff at the White House, and executive branch leadership as they navigate the policy issues of the decade. 

Josh’s healthcare policy work has been covered in outlets including the Wall Street JournalUSA TodayThe New York TimesFox NewsNPRMSNBCMoney Magazine, and National Review Online. He is also a regular contributor to the influential blog, The Apothecary. Josh holds a master’s in public policy from Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government and a B.A. in political studies and economics from Gordon College. He and his wife are enjoying raising four kids— a mix of biological, adopted, and children experiencing foster care.

Op-eds and Commentary

Limiting Short-term Health Care Plans Will Hurt Americans
Josh Archambault at RealClearPolicy | July 13, 2023

South Carolina’s Certificate Of Need Repeal Is The Largest In Almost Three Decades
Josh Archambault in Forbes | June 13, 2023

Medicaid Redeterminations Protect Resources for Those Who Need Them Most
Josh Archambault in the Washington Examiner | March 14, 2023