The mission of the Protect Our Care Education Fund is to protect and strengthen health care in America by increasing coverage, lowering costs, and addressing racial, ethnic and other inequities in our health care system. We will make health care a right, not a privilege, for all Americans.
Leslie Dach, Founder and Chair
Brad Woodhouse, Executive Director
Luke Albee, Legislative Affairs Senior Advisor
Tanya Bjork, States Director and Senior Advisor
Ellen Doneski, Legislative Affairs Senior Advisor
Sean England, Digital Director
Kelsey Evans, Research Assistant
Matt Farrey, Chief Development Officer
Jesse Ferguson, General Strategist
Yvette Fontenot, Policy and Legislative Affairs Senior Advisor
Mitch Harle, Development Manager
Adam Hoyer, National Organizing Director
Anne Morris Reid, Policy and Health Equity Senior Advisor
Anne has nearly 15 years of experience in the federal legislative and executive branches of government and non-profit sector, with proven success providing strategic, inclusive, and incisive leadership of teams. For the first year of the Biden-Harris Administration, Anne was Deputy Chief of Staff at HHS where she led the successful confirmation of Secretary Xavier Becerra, managed operations for the Secretary’s front office, and served as a co-lead for HHS’s return to the workplace planning. Prior to this tenure at HHS, Anne was Deputy for Public Health on the HHS Agency Review Team during the Biden-Harris Transition, focusing on non-COVID public health and human services issues, including health equity. Her additional federal experience includes serving as Chief of Staff to Senator Elizabeth Warren; Counselor to then-HHS Secretary Sylvia Burwell during the Obama-Biden Administration (covering CDC, HRSA, and SAMHSA issues); Health, Education, and Labor Legislative Assistant to Senator Chris Coons; and professional staff on the Energy & Commerce Committee (including during health reform). Anne’s non-federal experience includes staffing the Commonwealth Fund Commission on a National Public Health System and working at Co-Equal and Vision To Learn. Anne earned a Master of Public Health from the UNC Gillings School of Global Public Health, where she was inducted into the Delta Omega Honor Society, and a Bachelor of Arts from Harvard College.