Houeida Saad

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Executive Team
General Counsel

Houeida Saad, general counsel, has a strong background in both the payor and provider side of health care, with extensive knowledge on the organizational structures of non-profits, healthcare regulatory matters, risk management, and employment and labor issues.


An attorney and a registered nurse, Saad previously served as general counsel to Renown Health in Reno, Nevada, deputy counsel and assistant vice president for Inova Health System in Northern Virginia, and associate counsel for the BlueCross BlueShield Association in Washington, D.C. She is a former adjunct professor of law at the Washington College of Law at American University in Washington, D.C., and was named Pro Bono Lawyer of the Year by both the District of Columbia Bar, and National Law Journal.

Saad earned a law degree as well as a master’s degree in law and international affairs from American University in Washington, D.C. She earned a bachelor’s degree in nursing from Wayne State University in Detroit, Michigan.