Marti Macchi

Marti Macchi, MEd, MPH

Senior Director of Programs

As the Senior Director of Programs for the National Association of Chronic Disease Directors, Marti Macchi is responsible for the project implementation success of NACDD’s program delivery. Additionally, she ensures seamless team management and project quality control, all while managing a growing staff.

Prior to joining NACDD, Marti served as the Director of Special Studies for the Kansas Department of Health & Environment, where she was responsible for state initiatives involving policy, systems, and environmental change approaches aimed at diabetes prevention and control, heart disease and stroke prevention, arthritis, physical activity, nutrition, and obesity prevention. Marti’s career experience has focused on disease prevention, health promotion, and community wellness initiatives in both clinical and community settings.

Marti holds an ME in Exercise Science from Wichita State University and an MPH from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.