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Leslie Dach, HHS senior counselor
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Former Wal-Mart exec joins HHS


By Bob Herman
Posted: July 24, 2014 - 12:15 pm ET
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HHS Secretary Sylvia Mathews Burwell announced Wednesday that Leslie Dach, a former executive for Wal-Mart Stores, has joined the agency as senior counselor.

Dach, 60, will report to Burwell in the newly created role. He will assist with the health insurance exchanges' second open-enrollment period, and work with HHS staff and nongovernmental agencies on strategic health policies.

Dach was Wal-Mart's executive vice president of corporate affairs and government relations for seven years, and has 25 years combined experience in business, politics and strategic communications.

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“Leslie's experience, which spans the business, government and civil society sectors, will further enhance our ability to deliver impact for the American people,” Burwell said in a statement.

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