Commissioner, Connecticut Department of Public Health
Jewel Mullen is commissioner of the Connecticut Department of Public Health and president of the Association of State and Territorial Health Officials. She was previously director of the Bureau of Community Health and Prevention at the Massachusetts Department of Public Health. Mullen serves on the board of directors of the Public Health Accreditation Board and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Advisory Committee to the Director. She also chairs the CDC Breast and Cervical Cancer Early Detection and Control Federal Advisory Committee, and she was a member of the Institute of Medicine Committee on Quality Measures for the Healthy People 2020 Leading Health Indicators.