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The Colorado Hospital Association to Partner with Brandeberry McKenna for Advocacy Efforts

Date Oct. 10, 2016
GREENWOOD VILLAGE, COLO. – The Colorado Hospital Association (CHA) announced today its selection of Brandeberry McKenna Public Affairs (BBMK) as one of its contract lobbyist. In this role, BBMK will support CHA with its legislative strategy and day-to-day policy work at the Colorado state capitol as the Association ensures that the unified voice of Colorado hospitals and health systems is represented in key legislative policy discussions.
BBMK principals Jenifer Brandeberry, Julie McKenna and Jennifer Mello bring a wealth of lobbying and public affairs experience to their work.
“We were impressed with BBMK’s commitment and experience in health care lobbying in Colorado and with their relationship approach with their clients, stakeholders and legislators,” said Katherine Mulready, CHA vice president of legislative policy and chief strategy officer.
“This is an important time for health care, both nationally and certainly in Colorado, and having a bi-partisan team that can work across both side of the aisle is critical to CHA,” added Steven Summer, CHA president and CEO.
“Julie, Jennifer and I are thrilled to work as part of the CHA team in helping move the transformation of health care in Colorado forward,” said Jenifer Brandeberry, BBMK principal.

About the Colorado Hospital Association
The Colorado Hospital Association (CHA) is the leading voice of Colorado’s hospital and health system community. Representing more than 100 member hospitals and health systems throughout the state, CHA serves as a trusted, credible and reliable resource on health issues, hospital data and trends for its members, media, policymakers and the general public. Through CHA, Colorado’s hospitals and health systems work together in their shared commitment to improve health and health care in Colorado. Learn more at