Vice President of Government Relations & Advocacy
Jason Harris oversees NPF's mission-related efforts in government relations and advocacy. He is responsible for directing the overall supervision, planning, organization, and coordination of all aspects of the advocacy program, including oversight of the advocacy network. Harris also oversees and manages the Advocacy department and staff. He is based in the Alexandria, VA office.
Harris has a decade of experience working in advocacy and government relations. Most recently, he served as the Director of Public Policy at the Lupus Foundation of America (LFA). At the LFA, Harris led regulatory and legislative policy efforts, including on issues related to access and affordability, patient-focused drug development, and value assessment. Prior to the LFA, Harris worked for the National Health Council (NHC) and the ALS Association. He graduated with a BA in History from the University of Maryland.