Kate Demase

2005 Public Policy Summer Fellow

May 1, 2005
Kate Demase Graduate Degree: Boston University School of Management
Undergraduate Degree: Wellesley College
Areas of interest: Health policy
Agency: Office of Senator Richard T. Moore
Supervisor: Helen Flaherty, Chief of Staff, Office of Senator Richard T. Moore
Project Description: Kate Demase worked in the office of Senator Richard T. Moore. She focused on two key bills concerning increased access to health care for the uninsured and under-insured in Massachusetts. She analyzed the two bills for content and clarity, and researched possible solutions to gaps in the bills. Ms. Demase also developed an analysis of testimony received during a Health Care Finance Committee Hearing that may be used in redrafts. Finally, she provided recommendations about potential opportunities to implement constituent’s suggestions for the bills.