Senior Economist

During her 20-year consulting career, Andrea has built expertise in developing and implementing economic, statistical, and financial analyses in the health care field, including deep and wide-ranging experience designing, managing, and analyzing large, complex databases. Prior to joining Compass, Andrea was a consulting economist for a Big Five consulting firm, conducting projects ranging from litigation support for a pharmaceutical firm to assessing treatment effectiveness for the federal Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration.

At Compass, Andrea carries out a variety of complex technical and financial data projects, including investigative data analysis and validation, cost validation studies, care management and quality studies (including extensive experience with HEDIS and IPRO measures), rate-setting and risk-assessment analyses, and population-based cost studies. She has developed the preparation of managed care capitation rate bids as a primary practice area and is a lead consultant and study author in the state health insurance benefit mandate cost studies practice.

Andrea is a magna cum laude graduate of Georgetown University with a B.S.F.S. in economics, and a member of Phi Beta Kappa. She holds a Master of Science in economics from the University of Wisconsin.