Catherine Anderson

Senior Vice President, Policy & Strategy
UnitedHealthcare Community & State

Catherine Anderson is the Senior Vice President, Policy & Strategy at UnitedHealthcare Community & State. Catherine serves as a key member of the executive team and spearheads policy and business development activities.

Catherine brings nearly twenty-five years of experience in policy development and legislative affairs.  Prior to her current role, Catherine was Vice President of Health Policy for UnitedHealthcare Community & State and had the national responsibility for shaping the policy agenda and positioning UnitedHealthcare as the preeminent thought leader in state and federal health programs.  Catherine has led strategic and business development programs for new products supporting complex Medicaid populations, Medicare-Medicaid Enrollees (MME), and Dual Special Needs Plans (DSNP). 

Catherine is the Vice Chair of Medicaid Health Plans of America.  In 2017, Catherine was named a Heroine of Washington in the category of Healthcare by the March of Dimes.