Kelly Bumgarner, PhD, MPH, is as a Senior Policy Analyst focused on children’s health at Community Catalyst. In this role, Kelly works to make coverage more affordable on state-based marketplaces. Kelly also analyzes and lends her expertise to policies impacting Medicaid, CHIP, and children’s health and education.

Previously, Kelly served as the director of health policy for a state-based children’s advocacy group.

Kelly received a PhD and a Master in Public Health (MPH) with an emphasis on social and behavioral health.