Alexandra Gates

Policy Analyst, Kaiser Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured

Alexandra Gates was a Policy Analyst with the Kaiser Family Foundation’s Commission on Medicaid and the Uninsured (KCMU) and the Disparities Policy Project. Ms. Gates’ work focuses on a variety of issues related to 1115 waivers and access to coverage, particularly affecting vulnerable populations and communities of color. Prior to joining KFF, Alexandra worked as a Legislative Fellow for Senator Michael Bennet and Affordable Care Act Eligibility Policy Lead for the Colorado Department of Health Care Policy and Financing. Ms. Gates holds a Masters in Public Health and a Bachelor of Arts in Music from the University of Florida.