Andrea Harris joined the firm in June 2017 as Senior Vice President of the Healthcare team. Andrea has a decade of experience in federal health policy. She served as an aide to Senate HELP Committee Chairmen Ted Kennedy and Tom Harkin during the development and passage of the Affordable Care Act, covering physician and hospital reimbursement, private health insurance regulation, and women's health. In 2013, Andrea joined the Obama Administration as a political appointee at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services where she held roles as Chief of Staff to the Assistant Secretary for Legislation and Chief of Staff to the Assistant Secretary for Health. Andrea earned her BA from the University of California, Los Angeles and her master's degree in International Health Policy and Economics from the London School of Economics and Political Science. Andrea has appeared on Fox News and Bloomberg Radio, and she has been quoted in Bloomberg, Axios, MarketWatch, Kaiser Health News, and Reuters among other news outlets.