Director of Operations, Government Relations
Emily Harken is the Executive Administrator for the Government Relations and Regulatory division of VGM. Emily’s career at VGM began on the managed care side when she started working for VGM’s Homelink division starting in 2002. During her time there, Emily was a patient care coordinator, where she spent her time coordinating DME, O&P, urology/ostomy supplies, and complex rehab for work comp patients. She also spent five years on the Homelink Training and Development team. In 2014, she transitioned into her current role.
In her current role, Emily wears many hats, from assisting her team with travel, to arranging important congressional meetings for VGM members. She plans and prepares necessary documents for congressional visits. Emily also serves as a resource to the HME state associations.
While at VGM, Emily has served on numerous committees including the ESOP committee, Heartland planning committee, and Women in Leadership.
Employee Owner Since 2001