Kate Stonebreaker, a Registered Nurse with a background in social science, joined the Center in 2016.  She cares deeply about the voices and dignity of vulnerable populations, and has a particular interest in caretaking and issues surrounding death and dying.  At the Center, she brings her knowledge as a nurse to the analysis and interpretation of medical … Read more

Patricia Nemore is a senior policy attorney in the Washington, DC office of the Center for Medicare Advocacy.  Ms. Nemore has been an advocate for older people and people with disabilities seeking health care for  more than thirty -five  years. Her practice has focused on Medicare, Medicaid and long-term care, with special emphasis on issues … Read more

Sally Hart is consulting counsel to the Center For Medicare Advocacy, Inc. in Willimantic, Connecticut, and is located in Tucson, Arizona. She graduated from Stanford University and Boston University School of Law (cum laude), and received a Masters in Business Taxation from U.S.C. Ms. Hart specializes in public health benefits law, particularly the problems encountered … Read more

Gill Deford is of-counsel to the Litigation team at the Center for Medicare Advocacy.  Mr. Deford was a staff attorney for eighteen years with the National Senior Citizens Law Center in Los Angeles, specializing in health law, public pensions, ERISA, and SSI.  He was later the director of a Massachusetts agency providing legal assistance to … Read more