Billy Wynne is nationally respected health policy consultant, advocate, speaker, and entrepreneur. He possesses a wealth of government and private sector experience in developing and implementing federal healthcare policy and achieving legislative and regulatory objectives. He delivers strategic counsel and advocacy services to Fortune 500 companies, trade associations, integrated health systems, state and local governments, private foundations and a host of other organizations across the country.
Mr. Wynne joined Thorn Run after several years as principal of a healthcare-focused policy boutique and as an associate in the healthcare practice of the nation’s then-largest lobbying firm. In 2013, he founded Policy Hub, a comprehensive website and newsletter aggregator of Federal healthcare policy analysis.
From 2006 to 2008, Mr. Wynne served as Health Policy Counsel to the Senate Finance Committee. In that capacity, he advised Committee Members on key health care policy matters, including Medicare, Medicaid and broader health care reform. Mr. Wynne was a key drafter and negotiator of several healthcare laws enacted during that period and assisted in the development of the healthcare reform “White Papers” that served as the basis for the Affordable Care Act.
Mr. Wynne received a bachelor’s degree in Government from Dartmouth College and a law degree from the University of Virginia. He is a member of the District of Columbia and Virginia bar associations and serves on the boards of Operation Smile, Chinese Children Charities, and 9Health, which he chairs. When he’s not working in Washington, Mr. Wynne lives in Denver, CO with his wife, Christy, and their children, Eleanor and Lei.