Katie Novaria comes to the firm with nearly a decade of experience on Capitol Hill.
She most recently served as a Professional Staff Member for the House Energy and Commerce Committee’s Subcommittee on Health. During her time on the Committee, Katie provided policy counsel on a portfolio of issues for committee members, while managing stakeholder engagement in the legislative process. She collaborated with House and Senate staff in writing more than 20 pieces of health legislation, including the 21st Century Cures Act, SGR Repeal and Medical Provider Payment Modernization Act of 2015, and a number of bipartisan public health bills. Katie also worked closely with the National Institutes of Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.
Before joining the Energy and Commerce Committee, Katie worked in the offices of both Congressman Fred Upton (R-MI) and Congressman Joe Knollenberg (R-MI). In these roles, she managed constituent relations and correspondence and advanced the communications agenda through press releases, constituent recognition and the introduction of new media.