Professional Background

Williams & Jensen, PLLC welcomes Alec Aramanda as its newest principal and member of its health care team. Alec joins the firm from the House Energy and Commerce Majority staff, where he oversaw the Committee’s Medicare policy portfolio and served as the lead policy staffer for the full committee and health subcommittee offices on topics ranging from coverage, coding, and payment to drug pricing reforms and other Medicare policies.  

Prior to joining the Committee in 2021, Alec served in the executive branch as the Director of Legislation and Director of Stakeholder Engagement at the Centers of Medicare and Medicaid Services from 2018 to 2021, and the Deputy Assistant Secretary for Health Policy at the Department of Health and Human Services from 2017 through 2018.   

His background also includes serving as the Domestic Policy Advisor and Deputy Legislative Director for Senator Ted Cruz (R-TX), a Legislative Assistant for former Senator Jim DeMint (R-SC), and in a number of government relations and strategic operations roles at the Heritage Foundation.