Christopher Duff

Disability Policy and Practice Consultant

Christopher Duff has almost four decades of experience in the development, delivery and financing of disability-competent care services, focusing primarily on care management and long-term services and supports for adults with disabilities. He is the former Executive Director of the Disability Practice Institute and former president/CEO of AXIS Healthcare, the care management component of the Minnesota Disability Health Options (an integrated Medicare and Medicaid demonstration) and numerous other waiver and health plan initiatives.

Christopher has served numerous local and national disability advocacy and care delivery organizations. He was lead author of the Disability Competent Care Assessment Tool and the Disability Competent Care Training Assessment Tool, and related materials based on the experiences of pioneering disability competent care organizations such as ICS. He is a graduate of the University of Minnesota and United Theological Seminary.