health POLICY ANALYST
In her role as a health policy analyst, Melissa researches and analyzes issues that directly impact clients’ strategic goals and operational initiatives. She is especially knowledgeable on issues regarding Medicaid, health information technology, and social services. Melissa joined the Healthsperien team after working as a Health & Human Services Research Analyst at Deltek in Herndon, VA where she offered market intelligence to IT vendors working in the HHS space. Prior to her position with Deltek, Melissa provided advocacy research at the Capital Area Food Bank and was a Legislative Intern for Pennsylvania Congressman Michael Fitzpatrick. Melissa graduated from American University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Political Science with a minor in International Relations.