Jennifer Bell, founding partner of Chamber Hill Strategies, has a proven track record of success in Washington. Given her extensive experience and her deep business knowledge, she has worked effectively with companies, coalitions and associations to create policy solutions and legislative opportunities, respond to investigations, and mitigate the effects of harmful legislation and regulations.
Named one of The Hill’s “Top Lobbyists,” Jennifer has more than 20 years of experience in advocacy and policy development. She served as majority policy advisor for the Senate Finance Committee for Chairman Charles Grassley (R-IA) and worked for the Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions (HELP) under Chairman Jim Jeffords (I-VT). She also advised Sen. John Thune (R-SD), first as a legislative assistant in the House of Representatives and as his Senate campaign policy director. Prior to founding Chamber Hill Strategies, Jennifer led numerous client strategies at two prominent law and lobbying firms and launched her own successful policy and advocacy consulting firm Jennifer Bell +Partners.
In addition to her focus on the health and tax-writing committees, Jennifer works regularly with political appointees and civil servants at the agencies within the Department of Health and Human Services, the Office of Management and Budget, and the Department of Veterans Affairs. She also assists clients with matters before the Congressional Budget Office, the Medicare Payment Advisory Commission, and the Medicaid and CHIP Payment and Access Commission.
Jennifer lectures widely on health care policy and politics, including as a senior fellow at the Estes Park Institute. A certified speech-language pathologist, Jennifer received an M.S. in Communication Disorders from the University of New Hampshire, and a B.A. in French from Wheaton College.