Tara Straw is a Manatt Health senior advisor in the Firm’s Washington, D.C., office. Tara guides policy in health care, with extensive experience in the Affordable Care Act, including the premium tax credit, Section 1332 waivers and many other key issues surrounding health insurance marketplaces. She also works on intersecting health and tax issues, employer coverage, and design approaches for a public option.
Before joining Manatt, Tara was a director at a nonpartisan research and policy institute leading policy and operations work in the health insurance marketplace. She navigated Capitol Hill and worked in concert with Health and Human Services (HHS), Treasury/IRS, and congressional staff to forward initiatives related to health care and tax issues.