Drew Altman is President and Chief Executive Officer of the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.  He is an innovator in the world of foundations and a leading expert on national health policy who publishes and speaks widely on health issues. Dr. Altman founded the current-day Kaiser Family Foundation in the early 1990s, directing a completeFull Bio

Samantha Artiga serves as Director of the Disparities Policy Project at the KFF and Associate Director for the KFF’s Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured. Ms. Artiga leads research and policy analysis to provide greater insight into healthcare disparities affecting underserved groups and strategies to promote equity in health care. In addition, she serves asFull Bio

Cristina Boccuti, MA, MPP, was an Associate Director of the Program on Medicare Policy at The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.  She conducted a number of projects as part of the Kaiser Project on Medicare’s Future, a major Foundation initiative focused on producing timely analysis of Medicare reform proposals and on informing the debate aboutFull Bio

Mollyann Brodie is Executive Vice President and Chief Operating Officer at the Kaiser Family Foundation and Executive Director of KFF’s Public Opinion and Survey Research Program. As COO, Dr. Brodie oversees KFF’s budgeting, human resources, facilities management, and the executive operations of the President’s Office and Board of Trustees. As ED of Public Opinion and SurveyFull Bio

Elizabeth “Suzy” Cain is the Chief Financial Officer at KFF. Suzy serves as the primary business officer for KFF, overseeing accounting, financial and tax reporting, financial analysis and forecasting. Prior to joining the KFF, she served as Chief Financial Officer for the San Francisco Chronicle and the Chronicle Season of Sharing Fund, as Financial AdvisorFull Bio

Alicia Carbaugh is an Associate Director for Global Health & HIV Policy at KFF, where she contributes to a variety of projects and oversees the Kaiser Daily Global Health Policy Report.  She has also served as a policy analyst for the Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured.  Prior to joining KFF in 2003, sheFull Bio

Giselle Casillas is a Policy Analyst for the Program on Medicare Policy at the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, where she analyzes survey and administrative data related to the Medicare program and the population of seniors and people with disabilities it covers.  Prior to joining the Foundation, Giselle was a Senior Research Assistant in theFull Bio

Priya Chidambaram is a Policy Analyst with the Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured.

Gary Claxton is a Senior Vice President, the Director of the Program on the Health Care Marketplace at KFF.  The Health Care Marketplace Project provides information, research, and analysis about trends in the health care market and about policy proposals that relate to health insurance reform and our changing health care system.  The Program forFull Bio

Cynthia Cox is Vice President at the Kaiser Family Foundation and Director for the Program on the ACA, where she conducts economic and policy research on the Affordable Care Act (ACA) and its effects on private insurers and enrollees. Her work focuses on enrollment, pricing, and competition in the ACA’s exchange markets. Cynthia also directsFull Bio

Juliette Cubanski is an Associate Director of the Program on Medicare Policy at KFF, where she has been conducting research and analysis on Medicare policy issues since 2004. At KFF, Dr. Cubanski leads analysis on Medicare prescription drug coverage and related policy issues, including analysis of trends in the Medicare Part D drug benefit program.Full Bio

Damon Darlin, Executive Editor, has worked as a reporter and editor for a number of newspaper and magazines. He cut his teeth as a reporter for The Wall Street Journal, which included stints as a foreign correspondent in Japan and Korea. He was an editor of the News You Can Use section of U.S. NewsFull Bio

Lindsey Dawson is Associate Director of HIV Policy at the Kaiser Family Foundation. Ms. Dawson conducts research and analysis on domestic HIV policy. Her work focuses on how health systems, insurance coverage, and federal funding impact access to care for people with HIV and the programs that serve them. Ms. Dawson also focuses on LGBTFull Bio

Maria Diaz is a Policy Analyst with the Kaiser Family Foundation’s Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured as well as its State Health Facts team. In this role, she works on research projects related to health insurance coverage and access to care for underserved populations. She also manages the updates and development of the State HealthFull Bio

Esther Dicks is Vice President and Director of Human Resources at the Kaiser Family Foundation.  She is responsible for all aspects of Human Resources at the Foundation, overseeing recruitment, compensation, labor relations, workforce diversity, office administration, payroll and benefits.   Ms. Dicks is based in the Foundation’s San Francisco headquarters, but is also responsible for managingFull Bio

Rachel Dolan is a Senior Policy Analyst with the Kaiser Family Foundation’s Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured, where she focuses on Medicaid eligibility and enrollment and prescription drugs.

Dean Duchak is Co-Director of Investments at the Kaiser Family Foundation.  Dean co-leads, with Eleanor Hsu, the investment activities made on behalf of the Foundation.  Prior to joining the Foundation’s investment team in 2011, he worked for JPMorgan. Dean began his career in Commodities within the Investment Bank later moving to Risk within JPMorgan’s AssetFull Bio

Penny Duckham has directed the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation’s media fellowships program since its launch in 1993.  The program now provides in-depth site visits and briefings for invited groups of journalists, typically focused on State health policy and public health issues, to help broaden the American public’s understanding of these issues. Over the years,Full Bio

John Fairhall helped to launch Kaiser Health News in 2009, co-authoring the first story and beginning a partnership with The Washington Post. Today, KHN’s bicoastal staff provides content to NPR, USA Today, the Post, The New York Times, Tribune Content Services and dozens of regional news organizations. Before joining the foundation, Fairhall was an assistantFull Bio

Rachel Fehr is a California-based Research Assistant at the Kaiser Family Foundation’s Program for the Study of Health Reform and Private Insurance. She is responsible for supporting research on private health insurance markets, the Affordable Care Act, the Foundation’s journalism work, and studying media industry trends. She holds bachelor’s degrees in Economics and Geography fromFull Bio

Brittni Frederiksen is a Senior Policy Analyst for Women’s Health Policy at the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. She is a reproductive epidemiologist who most recently worked at the Office of Population Affairs in the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services in D.C.  Prior to joining the Office of Population Affairs, she was aFull Bio

Rachel Garfield is Vice President at the Kaiser Family Foundation and Co-Director for its Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured. She has 20 years of experience in Medicaid policy research and is an expert in data analysis on insurance coverage and access to care for the low-income population.  She also has conducted work in public financingFull Bio

Ivette Gomez is a Policy Analyst for the Women’s Health Policy team at the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, where she conducts research on the impact of major health policies on women and girls. In particular, the Program aims to understand how federal, state, and local policies, including national health care reform and reproductive health policies,Full Bio

Madeline Guth is a Research Assistant with the KFF’s Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured as well as its State Health Facts team. In this role, she supports research and policy analysis related to health insurance coverage and access to care for underserved populations. She also assists in the maintenance of the State Health FactsFull Bio

Cornelia Hall is a Policy Analyst and Special Assistant to the Executive Vice President at the Kaiser Family Foundation.  In addition to providing policy support to the Executive Vice President for a variety of the Foundation’s programs, she conducts research and analysis with the Kaiser Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured.  This work focuses particularlyFull Bio

Liz Hamel is Vice President and Director of Public Opinion and Survey Research at the Kaiser Family Foundation, where she directs KFF’s polling work including the monthly Health Tracking Poll and ongoing survey partnerships with news media organizations such as The Washington Post, Los Angeles Times, and CNN. Her public opinion research experience spans aFull Bio

Kathleen Hayden, Senior Digital Editor for Kaiser Health News, is a 20-year online news veteran with a specialty in government, elections and policy coverage. Before joining KHN, she managed Bloomberg Government’s online, information graphics and multimedia teams and edited news and analysis on industries including health care. Prior to BGOV, Kathleen worked at AOL, CNNFull Bio

John Hillkirk, Senior Enterprise Editor for Kaiser Health News, was a reporter or editor at USA TODAY for 33 years. Most recently, he led the newspaper’s Investigations team which won two IRE Silver Medals, a Gerald Loeb Award, a duPont-Columbia prize and was a Pulitzer finalist. Prior to that, John was editor-in-chief for three yearsFull Bio

Elizabeth Hinton is a Senior Policy Analyst with the Kaiser Family Foundation’s Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured, where she focuses primarily on delivery system and payment reform issues. Prior to joining the Foundation, Ms. Hinton served as a Research Project Coordinator at the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs Center for Health Services Research andFull Bio

Tina Hoff is a Senior Vice President for the Kaiser Family Foundation and Director of the Foundation’s Health Communication and Media Partnerships Program.  She oversees public information campaigns with leading media companies and other public and private sector partners in the U.S. and abroad to address pressing health issues, most notably HIV/AIDS and related topics.Full Bio

Eleanor Hsu is Co-Director of Investments at the Kaiser Family Foundation.  Eleanor co-leads, with Dean Duchak, the investment activities made on behalf of the Foundation.  Prior to joining the Foundation, she was an Associate Director focused on Real Estate and Natural Resources Investments for the William & Flora Hewlett Foundation.  Previously, Eleanor worked as anFull Bio

Jennifer Huang is a former Policy Analyst for the Program on Medicare Policy at the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation, where her work focused on a broad range of issues pertaining to the Medicare program and the population it serves.  Prior to joining the Foundation, she received a Masters of Health Science degree in HealthFull Bio

Gretchen Jacobson is an Associate Director with the Kaiser Family Foundation’s Program on Medicare Policy where she directs and conducts projects pertaining to the Medicare program and the population it serves, with much of her work focusing on Medicare Advantage plans and low-income beneficiaries. In recent years, her work has appeared in the New EnglandFull Bio

Rabah Kamal is a California-based policy analyst whose work on the Peterson-Kaiser Health System Tracker includes developing graphics to communicate health system trends, synthesizing research on health system costs and performance, and collecting and analyzing data. She also conducts policy research on pricing and insurer participation in the ACA’s exchange markets. Prior to joining theFull Bio

Dr. Jen Kates is Senior Vice President and Director of Global Health & HIV Policy at the Kaiser Family Foundation, where she oversees the Foundation’s policy analysis and research focused on the U.S. government’s role in global health and on the global and domestic HIV epidemics. Widely regarded as an expert in the field, sheFull Bio

Ashley Kirzinger is an Associate Director for the Public Opinion and Survey Research team of the Kaiser Family Foundation. Prior to joining Kaiser, she served as Director of the University of Illinois Springfield’s Survey Research Office. She earned a Ph.D. in Media & Public Affairs at Louisiana State University’s Manship School where she also workedFull Bio

Wyatt Koma is a Research Associate with the Kaiser Family Foundation’s Program on Medicare Policy, where he supports research and policy analysis pertaining to Medicare and health coverage, access to care, and affordability for aging Americans and people with disabilities. Before joining the Foundation, he was a Research Assistant in the Department of Healthcare EvaluationFull Bio

Erica L. Reaves is a policy analyst with the Kaiser Family Foundation’s Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured (KCMU), where she focuses on long-term care policy. Just prior to joining KCMU in August 2012, Reaves was a program analyst at United Way of Central Maryland, responsible for data analysis and research support for the Impact StrategiesFull Bio

Chris Lee is a senior communications officer at the Kaiser Family Foundation, where he has worked since 2008. He previously was a staff writer at The Washington Post and The Dallas Morning News. Chris earned a Master in Public Policy (MPP) degree from Harvard University’s Kennedy School of Government, and a Bachelor of Arts inFull Bio

Sarah Levine is a Senior Program Officer with the Health Communication & Media Partnerships program at the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF), where she manages the research and evaluation of public information campaigns that address important domestic health issues, with a focus on HIV/AIDS and other sexually transmitted diseases. She assesses qualitative and quantitativeFull Bio

Larry Levitt is Executive Vice President for Health Policy, overseeing KFF’s policy work on Medicare, Medicaid, the health care marketplace, the Affordable Care Act, women’s health, and global health. He previously was Editor-in-Chief of kaisernetwork.org, the Foundation’s online health policy news and information service, and directed the Foundation’s communications and online activities and its ChangingFull Bio

Michelle Long is a Policy Analyst for the Women’s Health Policy program at the Kaiser Family Foundation. Her work focuses on coverage, access and financial challenges facing women. In particular, her work aims to understand the intersection of women’s health policy, Medicaid, and private insurance coverage, with a focus on reproductive and sexual healthcare. PriorFull Bio

Lunna is a survey analyst for the Public Opinion and Survey Research team of the Kaiser Family Foundation. Before joining KFF, Lunna was a research associate at the Public Policy Institute of California working on the PPIC Statewide Survey series. She previously worked as senior research analyst at ComRes in London, where she managed theirFull Bio

Daniel McDermott is a Research Assistant with the Program for the Study of Health Reform and Private Insurance. In this role, he contributes to new and updated analyses on the Peterson-Kaiser Health System Tracker as well as supporting the annual Employer Health Benefits Survey. Prior to joining KFF, Danny worked as an ACA navigator withFull Bio

Josh Michaud is an Associate Director for Global Health Policy at the Kaiser Family Foundation, where he helps guide and oversee the Foundation’s research and analysis in the area of global health. Dr. Michaud is an authority on a range of global health policy issues including financing, the roles and activities of U.S. agencies andFull Bio

Kellie Moss is an Associate Director of Global Health & HIV Policy at the Kaiser Family Foundation, where her work focuses on the U.S. government’s role in global health. Her recent research and policy analyses have focused on non-governmental organizations’ engagement in U.S. global health efforts; the Department of Defense’s role in global health and,Full Bio

MaryBeth Musumeci is an Associate Director at the Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured, where she concentrates on Medicaid for people with disabilities, including issues related to people dually eligible for Medicare and Medicaid and long-term services and supports.  Prior to joining the KFF, she held a Reuschlein Clinical Teaching Fellowship at Villanova University School ofFull Bio

Cailey Muñana is a Research Assistant for the Public Opinion and Survey Research Program at the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. The Program undertakes original research on the public’s attitudes towards health and social policy issues. She graduated from the University of Virginia with a Master of Public Health in 2017.

As senior vice president of the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation and Director of the Foundation’s Program on Medicare Policy, Tricia Neuman oversees the Foundation’s policy analysis and research pertaining to Medicare, and health coverage and care for aging Americans and people with disabilities. A widely cited Medicare policy expert, Dr. Neuman focuses on topicsFull Bio

Kendal Orgera is a Policy Analyst with the Kaiser Family Foundation’s Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured, where she conducts data analyses focusing on insurance coverage and access to care for underserved populations. She performs analyses using many national survey datasets, including the American Community Survey, the National Health Interview Survey, and the Behavioral RiskFull Bio

Stephanie Oum is a Research Associate with the Global Health Policy team at the Kaiser Family Foundation, where she supports a wide range of projects, including the Kaiser Daily Global Health Policy Report and Global Health Facts. Stephanie holds a Bachelor’s degree in Health Science from Boston University and is currently pursuing her Master ofFull Bio

Craig Palosky joined the Foundation in 2004 following six years as a public affairs officer with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and the Health Care Financing Administration.  Prior to that, he reported for the Tampa Tribune, covering health care, politics and government.  He is a graduate of Princeton University.

Olivia Pham is a Policy Analyst with the Kaiser Family Foundation’s Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured and the Disparities Policy Project. In this role, she conducts research and analysis on projects related to health insurance coverage and access to care for underserved populations. Prior to joining the Foundation, she worked as a David A.Full Bio

Karen Pollitz is a Senior Fellow at the Kaiser Family Foundation (KFF).  She works on the Program for the Study of Health Reform and Private Insurance, tracking implementation of private market reforms with a focus on consumer protections.  Prior to joining the Foundation, she worked at the US Department of Health and Human Services on nationalFull Bio

Matthew Rae is the Associate Director for the Program on the Health Care Marketplace at the Kaiser Family Foundation. The program researches and analyzes the private insurance market and policy proposals to reform it. In this capacity, Matthew has managed the Employer Health Benefit Survey since 2011. He has a special interest in analytic methods,Full Bio

Amrutha Ramaswamy is a Research Associate with the Kaiser Family Foundation’s Women’s Health Policy program.

Usha Ranji is Associate Director for Women’s Health Policy at the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.   Her work addresses the impact of major health policy issues on women and girls, with an emphasis on insurance coverage, access to care, and low-income populations.  In particular, her work aims to understand how federal, state, and local policies,Full Bio

Chelsea Rice is KFF’s Digital Strategist for Communications, helping the Communications team and program areas with social media, web production, community engagement, and other digital media strategies for disseminating their work. This includes managing the KFF social media channels on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram. Prior to joining KFF in 2018, she graduated from the HarvardFull Bio

Elisabeth Rosenthal, Editor-in-Chief, joined KHN in September 2016 after 22 years as a correspondent at the New York Times, where she covered a variety of beats from healthcare to environment to reporter in the Beijing bureau. While in China she covered SARs, bird flu and the emergence of HIV/AIDS in rural areas. Libby’s two-year-long NewFull Bio

Caroline Rosenzweig, MPP, was a Policy Analyst for Women’s Health Policy at the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. Her work focuses on the effect of federal, state, and insurance plan policies on women’s access to health coverage and care.

Saman Rouhani is a Research Assistant for the Kaiser Family Foundation and its Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured. His focus is on healthcare delivery system reform and population management, with respect to cost and access. Prior to joining the Kaiser Family Foundation, he studied Healthcare Economics and Public Policy at Harvard University, receiving hisFull Bio

David Rousseau is Vice President and Executive Director of Health Policy Media and Technology and Publisher of Kaiser Health News. He oversees the Foundation’s health policy media programs, including Kaiser Health News and all journalism programs, and directs the Foundation’s technology and online activities.  Previously, Mr. Rousseau was Director of the Foundation’s statehealthfacts.org project and wasFull Bio

Robin Rudowitz is Vice President at the Kaiser Family Foundation and Co-Director for the Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured, where she focuses on state and federal Medicaid financing issues and Medicaid and the Affordable Care Act.  Prior to joining KFF in 2004, Rudowitz was a Senior Manager at The Lewin Group, a health policyFull Bio

Alina Salganicoff is Senior Vice President and Director of Women’s Health Policy.  Widely regarded as an expert on women’s health policy, she has written and lectured extensively on health care access and financing for low-income women and children.  Her work at KFF focuses on health coverage and access to care for women, with an emphasisFull Bio

Bradley Sawyer is a Senior Data Analyst with Program for the Study of Health Reform and Private Insurance. He contributes to the Peterson-Kaiser Health System Tracker, a partnership of the Peterson Center on Healthcare and the Kaiser Family Foundation. He previously did data analysis for the International Food Policy Research Institute. Bradley received a BachelorFull Bio

Robin Sidel joined the Kaiser Family Foundation in 2001 to help launch kaisernetwork.org, the Foundation’s former webcasting and news summary service.  Robin currently manages the foundation’s marketing efforts on its websites, via email and social networks.

Natalie Singer is a Research Assistant with the Kaiser Family Foundation’s Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured as well as its State Health Facts team. In this role, she works on research projects related to health insurance coverage and access to care for underserved populations. She also manages the updates and development of the StateFull Bio

Rakesh Singh is Vice President of Communications at the Foundation, which he joined in 2000.  He has previously worked at Alliance for Health Reform, on the health staff of U.S. Senate Committee on Finance, and on the staff of U.S. Representative Jim Cooper.  He is a graduate of Washington University in St. Louis.

Laura Snyder is a senior policy analyst with the Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured, where most of her work focuses on state Medicaid budgets.  Laura holds a Master’s in Public Policy from the Georgetown Public Policy Institute as well as a Bachelor’s Degree from Indiana University.

Laurie Sobel is an Associate Director for Women’s Health Policy at the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation.   Her work addresses the impact of major health policy issues on women and girls, with an emphasis on insurance coverage, access to care, and low-income populations.  In particular, her work aims to understand how federal, state, and localFull Bio

Ellen Squires is a Policy Analyst with the Kaiser Family Foundation’s Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured, where she conducts quantitative analyses related to health care access and insurance coverage for low-income populations. Ellen previously worked as a Post-Bachelor Fellow at the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation, where she analyzed domestic health care spendingFull Bio

Devin Stambler is the Director of Board Operations for the Kaiser Family Foundation.  Prior to joining KFF, he served as the Assistant Director of External Affairs at the Schaeffer Center for Health, Policy, & Economics at the University of Southern California.

Marina Tian is a Research Assistant with the Kaiser Family Foundation’s Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured. In this role, she works primarily on policy analysis and research projects related to  prescription drug spending and policy, particularly the administration and management of the Medicaid pharmacy benefit. She also supports research on health insurance coverage andFull Bio

Jennifer Tolbert is Director of State Health Reform at the Kaiser Family Foundation and an Associate Director for the Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured.  Ms. Tolbert leads an initiative to monitor state implementation of the Affordable Care Act with a particular focus on state efforts to establish health insurance marketplaces. She also directs research andFull Bio

Sarah True is a Research Analyst with the Kaiser Family Foundation’s Program on Medicare Policy. She performs research and analysis on Medicare prescription drug coverage and costs. Sarah has a background in medical social work and community health. Prior to joining KFF, Sarah held a Research Assistant position at the Clark Fox Policy Institute atFull Bio

Petry Ubri is a Policy Analyst with the Program on Medicaid and the Uninsured where she works on projects related to insurance coverage and access to care. In addition, she works on projects related to health and health care disparities. Prior to joining the Foundation, Ms. Ubri worked for several years at a social scienceFull Bio

Adam Wexler is an Associate Director of Global Health & HIV Policy with the Global Health team at the Kaiser Family Foundation, where he focuses on analyzing the U.S. global health budget, international donor assistance for health, U.S. bilateral health agreements, and implications of foreign aid reform on U.S. global health efforts.  Prior to joiningFull Bio

Bryan Wu is a Research Assistant for the Public Opinion and Survey Research Program at the Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation. The Program undertakes original research on the public’s attitudes towards health and social policy issues. He recently graduated from the University of California, Berkeley with a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Psychology.

Evonne Young  is the Associate Director of Web Development and Production. Before coming to the Foundation, Evonne worked as an editorial assistant at a Washington, D.C.-based science association. She received her masters in Writing from Johns Hopkins University and her bachelors degree from Lynchburg College.

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