Alumni

Acquaviva

GREGORY L. ACQUAVIVA

Class of 2006

Vice President, State Government Affairs
UnitedHealth Group
gacquaviva@comcast.net

  









Greg is Vice President, State Government Affairs for UnitedHealth Group.  In that capacity, Greg serves as UnitedHealth Group's lead for New Jersey, Pennsylvania, and Delaware, overseeing government advocacy and communication for all UnitedHealth Group lines of business in those states.

Immediately prior, Greg served as Chief of Staff to Lieutenant Governor Kim Guadagno where, as a senior member of the Christie Administration, he was responsible for the day-to-day operations of both the Office of Lieutenant Governor and the New Jersey Department State, focusing on coordinating and implementing statewide economic growth and job creation strategies across cabinet and executive branch departments and agencies, outside business partners and the higher education community.  Immediately prior, Greg served as an Assistant Counsel in the Governor's Office, where he advised Governor Chris Christie on environmental, energy, and agricultural issues.

In addition to private practice for international and regional law firms where he worked on complex, commercial litigation -- including multi-billion dollar lawsuits -- Greg clerked for the Honorable Maryanne Trump Barry of the United States Court of Appeals for the Third Circuit and the Honorable James R. Zazzali, Chief Justice, Supreme Court of New Jersey.

Greg lives in Bloomfield, New Jersey with his wife and three daughters.