The Individual Market at a Crossroads


Deep Banerjee Standard & Poor’s, Director and Sector Lead, Global Ratings

(212) 438-5644

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

(202) 347-5270

Cori Uccello


American Academy of Actuaries, Senior Health Fellow

(202) 223-8196

Brian Webb National Association of Insurance Commissioners, Manager, Health Policy and Legislation

(202 )471-3978

Experts and Analysts

Drew Altman Kaiser Family Foundation, President and CEO

(650) 854-9400

Joseph Antos American Enterprise Institute, Wilson H. Taylor scholar in health care and retirement policy

(202) 862-5938

Joel Ario Manatt Health Solutions, Managing Director

(202) 585-6500

Jessica Banthin Congressional Budget Office, Deputy Assistant Director, Health, Retirement, and Long-Term Analysis Division

(202) 226-2669

Evelyne Baumrucker Congressional Research Service, Specialist, Health Insurance and Financing Section

(202) 227-8913

Karen Bender Snowway Actuarial & Healthcare Consultants LLC, President

(920) 826-2422

Cliff Binder Congressional Research Service, Analyst, Health Insurance and Financing Section

(202) 227-7965

Linda Blumberg Urban Institute, Senior Fellow

(202) 261-5709

James Capretta


American Enterprise Institute, Resident Fellow and Milton Friedman Chair

Andy Chasin Blue Shield of California, Director of Public Policy

(415) 994-4187

Lanhee Chen Stanford University, David and Diane Steffy Research Fellow at the Hoover Institution

*Anshu Choudhri BlueCross BlueShield Association, Managing Director, Legislative and Regulatory Policy

(202) 626-8606

Gary Claxton Kaiser Family Foundation, vice president, director, Health Care Marketplace Project, co-director, Program for the Study of Health Reform and Private Insurance

(202) 347-5270

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

(212) 606-3838

Sabrina Corlette Georgetown University Center on Health Insurance Reforms,  Research Professor and Project Director

(202) 687-3003

Cynthia Cox Kaiser Family Foundation,  Associate Director, Program for the Study of Health Reform and Private Insurance

(202) 347-5270

Kisha Davis Casey Health Institute, Family Physician; CFAR, Consultant

(301) 664-6464

Richard Deem


American Medical Association, Senior Vice President, Advocacy

(202) 789-7413

Bernadette Fernandez Congressional Research Service, Specialist in Health Care Financing, Domestic Social Policy Division

(202) 707-0322

Paul Fronstin Employee Benefit Research  Institute,  Director, Health Research & Education Program

(202) 775-6352

Paul Ginsburg Leonard D. Schaeffer Initiative for Innovation in Health Policy, University of Southern California, Director

(202) 797-6268

Ed Haislmaier The Heritage Foundation, Senior Research Fellow in Health Policy Studies, Institute for Family, Community, and Opportunity

(202) 608-6078

Daniel Hawkins National Association of Community Health Centers, Senior Vice President

(202) 296-3800

Katherine Hempstead Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, Senior Adviser to the Executive Vice President

John Holahan Urban Institute, Institute Fellow, Health Policy Center

(202) 261-5709

Doug Holtz-Eakin


American Action Forum, President

(202) 559-6420

Frederick Isasi Families USA, Executive Director

Timothy Jost Washington and Lee School of Law, Robert L. Willett family Professor of Law

(540) 564-2524

*Jim Kaufman Children’s Hospital Association, Vice President of Public Policy

(202) 753-5500

Peter Lee Covered California, Executive Director

(916) 228-8699

*Peter Leibold Ascension Health, Chief Advocacy Officer

(314) 733-8000

Larry Levitt Kaiser Family Foundation, Senior Vice President, Special Initiatives

(650) 854-9400

Kevin Lucia Georgetown University, Research Professor, Health Policy Institute

(202) 687-0880

*R. Shawn Martin American Academy of Family Physicians, Senior Vice President, Advocacy, Practice Advancement and Policy

(202) 232-9033

Rachel Morgan National Conference of State Legislatures,  Senior Committee Director , Health & Human Services

(202) 624-3569

*Meg Murray


Association for Community Affiliated Plans (ACAP), CEO

(202) 204-7509

Bruce Siegel


America’s Essential Hospitals, President and CEO

Kirsten Sloan American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network, Vice President for Policy

Marilyn Tavenner America’s Health Insurance Plans (AHIP), President and CEO

(202) 778-3200

Hemi Tewarson National Governors Association Center for Best Practices, Interim Division Director, Health Division

(202) 624-7803

Ashley Thompson


American Hospital Association, Senior Vice President of Public Policy Analysis and Development

(202) 626-2688

Gail R. Wilensky Project HOPE, Senior Fellow

(301) 347-3902

*Leanne Zumwalt Davita, Group Vice President

* Indicates a representative of one of the sponsors of this summit.