Anne E. Phelps
Principal, US Health Care Regulatory Leader, Deloitte & Touche LLP
Anne is a Principal in Deloitte Advisory’s Life Sciences and Health Care practice based in Washington, DC. As the US Health Care Regulatory Leader for Deloitte, Anne manages the Health Care Strategic Regulatory Implementation Services practice where she works with clients to navigate the complex world of health care regulatory changes and helps them set their business priorities and strategic opportunities in the midst of a dynamic environment.
Anne has nearly thirty years of health care policy experience in a broad range of legislative and regulatory issues. Anne serves as a strategic business advisor to numerous health care stakeholders – including providers, payers, employers, life sciences companies, and investors.
Prior to her career in professional services, Anne served in the George W. Bush Administration as a Special Assistant to the President and the Chief Health Policy Advisor to the President for the Domestic Policy Council and as the Executive Director of the 2004 Republican National Platform Committee. Earlier in her career, Anne worked on Capitol Hill in the United States Senate for Senators Nancy Kassebaum and Bill Frist, M.D. and was instrumental in the drafting and passage of HIPAA and other insurance and public health laws. She spent nearly five years at the National Institutes of Health in a variety of health policy and legislative roles due to her background in bioethics.
Anne is a frequent speaker and author on health care regulatory and legislative issues. She has provided numerous presentations to corporate executives and board members, large policy forums, federal agencies, members of Congress, and congressional staff.
M.A., Public Policy – The George Washington University
B.A., English – University of Dayton (Summa Cum Laude)