Arielle Kane is the director of Medicaid initiatives at Families USA, a health care advocacy organization in Washington, DC. At Families, Arielle provides leadership and support for all things Medicaid, including technical expertise on policy and leading advocacy at both the federal and state level. She previously was the director of health policy at the Progressive Policy Institute and developed the health policy platform for the Mike Bloomberg presidential campaign. Her work focuses on advancing health coverage and improving health outcomes. She has also worked at the Deloitte Center for Health Solutions and in Oregon politics. Arielle received her Master of Public Policy from Georgetown University. She lives in Washington, DC with her bulldog, Hank.