Ron Pollack
Executive Director

Ron Pollack is the Founding Executive Director of Families USA and has been a life-long advocate for social justice. He is widely respected as one of the nation's foremost voices on health care and is a frequent guest on national television and radio programs. Read more>>

Craig Obey
Deputy Executive Director & Chief Operating Officer

Craig Obey is Deputy Executive Director at Families USA, where he oversees all of Families USA’s operations and chairs the Leadership Team. In this position, he manages the organization’s program areas and leads the organization’s efforts to achieve its policy goals. Read more>>

Shannon Attanasio
Senior Director of Government Affairs

Shannon Attanasio is Director of Government Affairs at Families USA, where she leads the organization’s work with federal policymakers on all of Families USA’s program areas. Ms. Attanasio also leads Families USA’s work on CHIP, the Children’s Health Insurance Program. Read more>>


Matthew Farrey
Senior Director of Development and Strategic Partnerships

Matthew Farrey is Senior Director of Development and Strategic Partnerships for Families USA. In this position, he works closely with the leadership team, health policy experts, and advocacy staff to establish partnerships with foundations, corporations, individuals, and other nonprofits who share our mission of ensuring that all Americans have access to high-quality, affordable health care.  Read more>>

William Lutz
Director of Communications

William Lutz is the Communications Director at Families USA. He brings more than two decades of strategic nonprofit communications experience to the job. He oversees the organization’s media relations, digital, web, and publications teams. Read more>>

Melissa Rosenblatt
Senior Director of Operations

Melissa Rosenblatt is Senior Director of Operations for Families USA. She works closely with the organization’s leadership team to ensure that the organization has the staff, resources, infrastructure, and administrative processes in place to support effective and efficient organizational operations that enable the staff to achieve programmatic goals. Read more>> 

Patrick Willard
Health Action Director

Patrick Willard is the Health Action Director for Families USA, overseeing the organization’s work with advocacy partners in all 50 states and the District of Columbia. He leads a team that brings resources and critical assistance to move health care initiatives forward in the states. Read more>>

Michelle Williams
Director of Finance and Admin

Bio forthcoming