HCFA Staff

HCFA Staff

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Denise Moran – Senior HelpLine Counselor

dmoran@hcfama.org | 617-275-2925

Louis Pratt – Communications and Policy Co-Op

Louis Pratt is a 3rd year, political science and communications major at Northeastern University. He was pleased to accept the Communications and Policy position as his first Co-Op. He will be working with us for 6 months from July-December 2018. Eager to gain more knowledge and experience, Louis hopes to become well versed on the healthcare system within Massachusetts and contribute in every way that he can during his time at HCFA. As a native of the Boston area, Louis is proud to be involved with an organization that puts a premium on serving it's community by promoting health justice and working to reduce disparities to ensure coverage and access for all. 

lpratt@hcfama.org | 

Brian Rosman
Brian Rosman – Director of Policy and Government Relations

Brian Rosman is HCFA's Director of Policy and Government Relations. His work focuses on policy research and analysis related to Massachusetts and national health reform, public health coverage programs, health payment methods, private insurance concerns and other policy issues. Brian also teaches health policy to Masters of Public Policy students at Brandeis University and to advanced degree nursing students at Regis College, and he lectures at UMass Medical School, Tufts School of Public Health, BU School of Law and Harvard Medical School. Before joining HCFA in 2003, Brian was a senior policy associate at the Schneider Institute for Health Policy at Brandeis University's Heller School. He also served as research director and general counsel for the House staff of the Joint Committee on Health Care of the Massachusetts legislature and as counsel to the Massachusetts Senate Committee on Ways & Means. Brian has a law degree from the University of Pennsylvania and a degree in Political Science from Stanford University.  

brosman@hcfama.org | 617-275-2920

Neetu Singh – DMD, MPH, Oral Health Project Director

Neetu Singh is the project manager of the Oral Health Integration Project (OHIP) at Health Care For All. The project promotes the health of all Massachusetts residents by advocating for the integration of dental and medical care in the healthcare delivery system. Dr. Singh is a licensed general dentist and earned her doctorate at the Boston University School of Dental Medicine in 2010. She went on to complete a General Practice Residency at the Westchester Medical Center in NY in 2011 and subsequently practiced in NYC for several years. As a result of her academic and clinical experiences, Dr. Singh recognized the importance of access to appropriate oral & dental health care as a public health issue and thus obtained her Master of Public Health degree at the Harvard School of Public Health in the summer of 2016. Dr. Singh understands the critical role that oral health plays in overall health and is excited and passionate about pushing forward oral health integration efforts in Massachusetts.  

NSingh@hcfama.org | (617) 275-2801

Carlos Solis
Carlos Solis – Senior HelpLine Counselor

Carlos Solis moved to the U.S. in 2006 and has been employed by HCFA since 2008. In addition to his work at HCFA, he has served as a freelance reporter for several Hispanic newspapers, including La Semana, Siglo 21, El Planeta and El Mundo. Carlos continues to work as a correspondent for the major Nicaraguan newspapers, El Nuevo Diario. He is also an experienced filmmaker and co-director and co-producer of the 2005 documentary "NICA/ragüense," which was awarded Best Documentary at the XIV Costa Rican Film Festival.

csolis@hcfama.org | 617-275-2906

Sally Strniste – Chief of Staff

Sally Strniste serves as a member of the Senior Management team and is a liaison to the Executive Director of Health Care For All. Sally provides strategic support to the staff and board as well as to the campaigns, programs and development activities of the organization. Sally began her career as a community organizer and campaign manager in Lowell, Cape Cod, South Boston and parts of Dorchester. She also has worked with cancer patients in clinical trials and is a regular volunteer on electoral campaigns. Sally graduated Magna Cum Laude from UMASS Boston with a B.A. in Political Science and Public Policy and is currently pursuing her law degree from Suffolk Law School. 

sStrniste@hcfama.org | 617-275-2883

Alex Tappan – Development Team

Alex Tappan is working in the Development Department at HCFA. Alex is responsible for assisting the Development Team in donor cultivation and outreach, grant research, and event planning, among other responsibilities.

atappan@hcfama.org | 617-275-2939

Alyssa Vangeli – Associate Director of Policy and Government Relations

Alyssa’s work focuses on policy and advocacy related to private insurance, payment and delivery system reform, and prescription drug reform. Prior to HCFA, Alyssa worked as a Legal Fellow at Health Law Advocates, where she represented low-income clients experiencing difficulty accessing health care.  She earned a joint degree in law from Northeastern University School of Law and a Masters in Public Health from Tufts School of Medicine, completing legal internships at Greater Boston Legal Services Health Care Unit, Mental Health Legal Advisors Committee, Physicians For Human Rights and the Massachusetts Federal District Court.  Prior to law school she worked for a number of years in the fields of reproductive health advocacy at Pathfinder International and immigrant health advocacy at Health Care For All.

avangeli@hcfama.org | 617-275-2922