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ASTHO was named one of Washingtonian Magazine's "50 Great Places to Work" in the Washington, D.C. area.

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Who We Are

Vision: State and territorial health agencies advancing health equity and optimal health for all.

Mission: To support, equip, and advocate for state and territorial health officials in their work of advancing the public’s health and well-being. 

Values: Leadership/Integrity/Collaboration/Respect/Diversity and Inclusion/Responsiveness

Our Benefits

In addition, we have a great working environment and a generous benefits package that includes: 

beach iconPaid Leave

  • 10 federal holidays (and the day after Thanksgiving)
  • Vacation/annual leave
  • Sick leave
  • Personal leave

Scales iconWork/Life Balance - Alternative Work Schedules

  • Flexible work hours
  • Compressed work period
  • Telework opportunities available


Heart monitor iconInsurance Plans

  • Employer offers health, dental, and vision
  • Prescription drug mail order program
  • Employer paid short-term and long-term disability
  • Employer paid life insurance and accidental death and dismemberment

Dollar sign iconFlexible Spending Account (FSA)

  • Medical
  • Dependent


Piggybank iconRetirement/Pension Plan

  • ASTHO contributes a percentage of employee’s salary to the 403(b) plan after 6 months of employment


Life preserver iconEmployee Assistance Program (EAP)

  • A program designed to identify and assist employees in resolving a variety of personal/life issues


Certificate iconProfessional Development

  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Professional association memberships