Consumers for Affordable Health Care's staff members bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to advancing consumer interests in Maine.
Helen is responsible for ensuring Maine consumers and enrollment professionals have access to accurate information about MaineCare, ACA Marketplace plans, and safety-net programs. Her outreach includes presentations and trainings for specialized audiences, preparation of flyers and fact sheets, and public appearances. Helen has also worked extensively on private insurances appeals of denied medical claims.
A former CAHC Board member and HelpLine Advocate, Helen has been a social justice advocate her entire adult life. She has worked on issues such as adequate funding for Head Start, access to public transportation, adequate staffing for Maine’s nursing homes, and alleviating elder isolation. She graduated summa cum laude from Husson University with a B.S. in Paralegal Studies.