Vatsala Kapur


Vatsala Kapur brings over two decades of experience in health policy and public health. She has spent much of her career focused on delivery system and payment reform initiatives as a consultant and policy advisor at the state and federal levels. She is presently a Senior Director of Government Affairs at Bamboo Health. Vatsala is a recipient of the Livesay Award for Social Change from Colorado College and the American Marshall Memorial Fellowship. She was also selected to participate in the University of Colorado’s Denver Community Leadership Forum. She serves on several boards including Next50, WorldDenver, Children’s Museum of Denver, the Bell Policy Center and the New Venture Fund. Previously, she has also served as an operating board member of Bonfils Blood Center and a trustee at St. Anne’s Episcopal School. Vatsala received a Master of Public Affairs from the Lyndon B. Johnson School of Public Affairs, and a Master of Arts degree from the Institute of Latin American Studies at the University of Texas at Austin. She graduated cum laude with distinction with a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science and history with a Latin America concentration and a minor in North American Studies from Colorado College. She has a certificate in mediation from the University of Denver.