About Us

Government and public affairs

The government and public affairs team at Providence St. Joseph Health serves as a voice for the voiceless, speaking up to support human dignity and health care for all. Our work has a special focus on serving those who are poor and vulnerable. Together, our team manages and coordinates all advocacy on behalf of our seven-state family of organizations. 

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Vice President, Government and Public Affairs

Ali Santore VP Gov Affairs 


Ali Santore

Federal

Jacquelyn Alamia Engagement Manager Federal Regulatory Affairs 


Jacquelyn Bombard
Director, Federal Relations

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Sarabeth Zemel
Manager, Federal Regulatory and Engagement

Alaska

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Emily Ford
State Advocacy Program Manager

California

Michael Tou Director Gov Relations CA 


Michael Tou
Director, Government Relations

Rochelle Silsbee Director Public Affairs  CA


Rochelle Silsbee
Director, Public Affairs

Oregon

Jessica Adamson Director Gov Relations OR 

 


Jessica Adamson 
Director, Government Relations

Kristen Downey State Advocacy Program Manager OR


Kristen Downey
State Advocacy Program Manager

Texas/New Mexico

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Steve Beck
Vice President, Administration, Covenant Health

Emily Ford
State Advocacy Program Manager 

Washington and Montana

Kristen Federici Director Gov Relations WA


Kristen Federici
Director, Government Relations

Lauren Platt State Advocacy Program Manager WA


Lauren Platt
State Advocacy Program Manager