Selena Gonzales was a Policy Analyst for the Program for the Study of Health Reform and Private Insurance, where she evaluated health system performance and health spending trends. Her work on the Peterson-Kaiser Health System Tracker focused on the development of metrics, and collecting and analyzing data to track the cost and performance of the U.S health system.
Prior to joining the Kaiser Family Foundation, she was an evaluation fellow at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), where she specialized in developing national impact, program, and policy indicators in collaboration with the Division of HIV/AIDS Prevention Indicator Workgroup for the purpose of reporting progress toward meeting national goals. She also has prior working experience in the biotechnology industry. Selena holds a Master of Public Health degree from Tulane University.