Nicole Fries is an Assistant General Counsel with the Arizona Health Care Cost Containment System (AHCCCS) Administration. Her work includes the agency’s administrative rules and policy development, work with the American Indian Health Program, Tribal Regional Behavioral Health Authorities, Tribal Arizona Long Term Care Systems and fee-for-service program. Prior to working at AHCCCS, Nicole was a Labor Policy Fellow with Chairman Bobby Scott on the Committee on Education and Labor in the House of Representatives. She received her B.A. in Public Policy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and her J.D. from Arizona State University.