Anne E. Phelps

by Rachad Davis

February 1, 2017

Principal, Deloitte Advisory, U.S. 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. She has over twenty-seven 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 – to help them navigate the complex health care regulatory environment and how it will impact their organizations.

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.

Anne is a frequent speaker and author on health care regulatory and legislative issues. She has provided numerous presentations to clients, corporate executives and board members, large policy forums, federal agencies, members of Congress, and congressional staff.


  • MA, Public Policy – The George Washington University
  • BA, English – University of Dayton (Summa Cum Laude)