Ms. Taccini has 15 years of success managing program operations and communications campaigns for foundations, nonprofits, and government agencies. She has applied her expertise in project management and communications to advance public health goals ranging from improving hearing health to covering the uninsured. She is responsible for the internal operations of the Compassion & Choices program team, working across the organization to integrate systems and strategies. She previously was responsible for conceptualizing and implementing Truth in Treatment, the organization’s consumer-focused campaign to help adults with advanced illnesses get vital information and tools in time to make treatment decisions consistent with their values and priorities.
Ms. Taccini comes to Compassion & Choices from her previous role directing multi-million dollar health education, information services, and communications contracts for leading public health stakeholders at the consulting firms of IQ Solutions and GMMB. Ms. Taccini is a two-time graduate of the George Washington University, earning a master’s degree in project management and a bachelor’s degree in communications. She also holds a project management professional (PMP) certification from the Project Management Institute.