Balancing the Bills – Policy Solutions to Address Surprise Billing


Al Bingham Wakely Consulting Group, Senior Consulting Actuary

Jack Hoadley


Georgetown University Health Policy Institute, Research Professor Emeritus

Frederick Isasi Families USA, Executive Director


Experts and Analysts

Loren Adler USC-Brookings Schaeffer Initiative for Health Policy, Associate Director

Sara Collins The Commonwealth Fund, Vice President for Health Care Coverage and Access

Zack Cooper Yale School of Public Health, Assistant Professor of Public Health (Health Policy), Assistant Professor of Economics, and Assistant Professor in the Institution for Social and Policy Studies

Sabrina Corlette Georgetown University Health Policy Institute, Research Professor in the Center on Health Insurance Reforms

Paul Ginsburg Brookings Institution, Leonard D. Shaeffer Chair of Health Policy Studies; University of Southern California, Professor of the Practice of Health Policy and Management

Jessica Gladstone Moody’s Investor Services, Analyst

Ed Haislmaier The Heritage Foundation, Senior Research Fellow   202-744-2080

Doug Holtz-Eakin American Action Forum, President   202-441-9745

Benedic Ippolito American Enterprise Institute, Research Fellow in Economic Policy Studies   202-862-5828

Mark Miller Arnold Ventures, Executive Vice President of Health Care

Karen Pollitz Kaiser Family Foundation, Senior Fellow of Health Reform and Private Insurance

Avik Roy Foundation for Research on Equal Opportunity, President; Forbes, Policy Editor;

Fiona Scott Morton Yale School of Management, Theodore Nierenberg Professor of Economics

Rodney Whitlock


McDermott+Consulting, Vice President   202-853-7008



Chuck Bell Consumer Reports, Programs Director for the Advocacy Division


Richard Deem American Medical Association, Senior Vice President of Advocacy

Robin Gelburd FAIR Health, President

James Gelfand The ERISA Industry Committee, Senior Vice President

Paul Kidwell Federation of American Hospitals, Vice President of Policy

Frank Opelka American College of Surgeons, Medical Director of Quality and Health Policy

Janis Orlowski Association of American Medical Colleges, Chief Health Care Officer

Lori Shoaf


Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, Managing Director of Federal Relations

Molly Smith American Hospital Association, Vice President of Coverage and State Issues Forum

Jeanette Thornton America’s Health Insurance Plans, Senior Vice President for Product, Employer, and Commercial Policy

Lauren Vela Pacific Business Group on Health, Senior Director of Member Value

Steve Wojcik National Business Group on Health, Vice President of Public Policy

Laura Wooster American College of Emergency Physicians, Associate Executive Director of Public Affairs