Director, Health Policy
Expertise: Health care
Maura Calsyn is the Director of Health Policy at American Progress. Prior to joining the Center, Maura was an attorney with the Department of Health and Human Services’ Office of the General Counsel. During her time there she served as the Department’s lead attorney for several Medicare programs and advised the Department on implementation of the Affordable Care Act. Before joining the Office of the General Counsel, Maura worked as a health care attorney at two international law firms. Maura’s interest in health policy and law began when she worked as a health care legislative assistant for Rep. Anna Eshoo (D-CA) before attending law school. Maura is a graduate of Hamilton College and Harvard Law School.