Maria Sperber
Legislative Advocate

Maria Sperber represents the interests of CHA member hospitals before lawmakers and their staff in the California Legislature. Her main areas of advocacy include women’s and children’s health, consent, scope of practice, licensing, pharmacy, and emergency services. She regularly testifies on CHA’s behalf at legislative hearings on issues important to the hospital industry. 

Prior to joining CHA, she worked as the executive director of the American Academy of Pediatrics, California Chapter 1. Maria also worked as a government affairs specialist for Molina Healthcare and was a capitol staffer for many years. 

Maria has a bachelor’s degree from Cal Poly, San Luis Obispo and a JD from McGeorge School of Law.   

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Sacramento, CA 95814
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