Robin Goracke brings two decades of health care policy experience in both the public and private sectors to her role at BMA as Chief of Staff and Chief Operating Officer.
Robin previously served as a legislative analyst at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) in the Office of Secretary, in the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Legislation under both Secretary Sebelius and Secretary Burwell. Among her many responsibilities, Robin’s main policy areas of focus was on Medicare Parts B, C and D regulations.
Robin also spent sixteen years in the U.S. House of Representatives, reaching the position of Legislative Director for U.S. Rep. Collin Peterson (D-MN). Most recently she held the position of Director of Healthcare Policy at the National Restaurant Association, headquartered in Washington, D.C.
Robin is originally from Minnesota and holds a bachelor’s degree in political science from Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota. Email Robin at RGoracke@bettermedicarealliance.org.