Amy Kelbick - McDermott+Consulting


Amy is a highly experienced health policy and advocacy professional who brings the benefit of nearly fifteen years of experience working on Capitol Hill in health-specific policy roles, and as a lobbyist and health policy specialist for a major national advocacy association.

Amy helps clients organize and pursue advocacy strategies, evaluate health policy proposals, and anticipate policy changes. She is adept at translating client needs into action and provides practical and nuanced roadmaps for introducing legislation and developing policy.

Amy joins McDermottPlus from a significant national senior citizen advocacy organization. She collaborated with the organization’s state offices and other federal partners to help lead the organization’s federal advocacy efforts for crucial prescription drug pricing reforms and other stakeholder issues. She recently developed policy and advocacy priorities in response to accessibility for those over the age of 50 seeking the COVID-19 vaccine. Previously, Amy spent almost a decade on Capitol Hill, serving as a senior policy advisor and senior legislative assistant, including with a Member on a congressional panel with broad health policy jurisdiction.


  • Boston University, BA Political Science