Commission Staff

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Anne L. Schwartz, PhD, Executive Director
Annie Andrianasolo, MBA, Executive Assistant to the Executive Director
Kathryn Ceja, Director of Communications
Angelica Hill, MA, Communications and Graphic Design Specialist

Policy Analysis

Amy Bernstein, ScD, Policy Director and Contracting Officer
Moira Forbes, MBA, Policy Director

Principal Analysts

Kirstin Blom, MIPA
Martha Heberlein, MA
Joanne Jee, MPH, Principal Analyst and Congressional Liaison
Jessica Morris, MPA
Chris Park, MS
Kristal Vardaman, MSPH

Senior Analysts

Benjamin Finder, MPH
Ielnaz Kashefipour, MPP
Nevena Minor, MPP
Robert Nelb, MPH


Kacey Buderi, MPA
Kayla Holgash, MPH

Research Assistant

Madeline Britvec

Operations and Finance

Ricardo Villeta, MBA, Deputy Director of Operations, Finance, and Management
Jim Boissonnault, MA, Chief Information Officer
Allissa Jones, Administrative Assistant
Kevin Ochieng, IT Specialist
Ken Pezzella, CGFM, Chief Financial Officer
Brian Robinson, Financial Analyst
Eileen Wilkie, Administrative Officer