Alexandra Bonardi

Alexandra Bonardi, MS(OT), MHA is the director of the Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities (IDD) Services research team at HSRI and brings over 25 years of experience with HCBS for people with disabilities. She currently co-manages the CMS- and ACL-funded National Center on Advancing Person-Centered Practices and Systems (NCAPPS) and leads the National Core Indicators (NCI) project, a program that includes 46 states collecting outcomes for people with IDD to monitor and improve outcomes of state developmental disabilities systems. She has managed and served as principal investigator for several AHRQ-funded and CDC-funded disability and health research projects including community-based participatory research to engage stakeholders with disabilities in developing research and policy recommendations. She holds a master of public administration degree from Suffolk University.