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Melissa Schulman

Senior Vice President, Government and Public Affairs, CVS Health


As senior vice president, government and public affairs Melissa Schulman leads the teams responsible for the public policy, regulatory, state and federal advocacy, and public affairs efforts for the enterprise and business units. She has 14 years of experience on Capitol Hill and 18 years in the private sector.

Schulman has a proven record of success steering coalitions and draws on broad experience utilizing industry expertise to successfully navigate the nuances of Washington. She is known for her ability to build bipartisan consensus by dissecting complex issues in a way that resonates with key legislators and policymakers. Schulman has been named by Roll Call among the Top Fifty Congressional Staff and is frequently cited in political publications such as The Hill, National Journal and others.