Welcome to Simon&Co.
Simon&Co. is a boutique firm specializing in health and human services policy and appropriations and budget strategies. Our firm brings over 50 years of combined experience in legislative strategy, public policy analysis, and advocacy research to achieve the goals of our clients.
In addition to our legislative expertise, Simon&Co. offers a track record of successfully identifying and capturing federal and state contracts. A key strategy to our success is our ability to forge winning partnerships with Congress, the Administration, and other partners in the corporate and nonprofit sectors.
Our experience, background, and subject matter expertise allow us to provide the highest quality consulting services and to deliver results to our clients.
Simon&Co. is a Woman-Owned Small Business certified by the Small Business Administration
Simon&Co. Recent News
Ellen Murray, J.D., is joining Simon&Co., a health policy consulting firm, as Of Counsel. Ms. Murray served as the Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Assistant Secretary for Financial Resources at the Department of Health and Human Services for both Secretaries Sebelius and Burwell. Ms. Murray will develop budgetary and appropriations strategies to improve the policies and programs affecting clients’ lines of business. With a deep understanding of the intricacies of both HHS’ $1 trillion budget and the federal appropriations process, Ms. Murray will propose legislative and regulatory approaches that are realistic and conform to the federal departmental goals. As the former staff director of the Senate Labor, Health and Human Services Appropriations Subcommittee, Ms. Murray will connect our clients’ to key Congressional decision makers.
Ms. Murray received her B.A. in economics from Trinity College and her J.D. from George Mason University School of Law.
This is a reunion for Ms. Murray and Simon&Co.’s President, Marsha Simon, as they worked together on the Appropriations Committee for Senators Tom Harkin and Robert Byrd in the late nineties.