Brady Augustine MS

Mr. Augustine is a value-driven leader who currently serves as President and CEO of Aggressive Analytics, a consulting firm specializing in developing and improving health provider and health system operations. He also authors the nation's top Medicaid policy blog at and serves as a Director for the American Association of Kidney Patients.

Previous to these roles, he served as a Senior Advisor to the Administrator at the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and as a Chief of Health Systems Development for Florida Medicaid. He has an extensive background in health policy, economics, quality improvement, and information technology and has served as a direct report to three chief executive officers or administrators of large health care organizations.

His direct experience spans Medicare, Medicaid, and commercial payors, providers, and patient organizations. While at CMS, he served as the ESRD Czar and lead on Value-Based Purchasing and he led the initial development of many of the changes currently underway in the kidney community.