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Who We Are

Board & Staff

Consumers for Affordable Health Care's staff members bring a wealth of knowledge and experience to advancing consumer interests in Maine. 

Kate Ende

Kate leads CAHC’s policy team, focusing on improving access to affordable health care at the systemic level. Her role includes legislative and administrative advocacy, building strategic alliances with state and national partners, and public policy research about health care access in other jurisdictions.

Kate has been appointed as a member to the Advisory Councils of both the Office of Health Care Affordability and the Prescription Drug Affordability Board. Prior to assuming the role of Policy Director, Kate served as CAHC’s Consumer Assistance Program Manager and a HelpLine Advocate. She graduated from Wheaton College as a member of Alpha Kappa Delta with a B.A. in Sociology.