Justine Yu joined The McManus Group in 2021 as Manager of Federal Affairs. Ms. Yu conducts health policy research and analysis, assists with legislative strategy, and represents clients before Members of Congress, Congressional staff, and other healthcare stakeholders.
Prior to joining The McManus Group, Ms. Yu served as a policy and operations aide at the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, where she provided policy, regulatory, and operational support to the Deputy Chief of Staff. Before serving in the federal government, she worked as a behavioral scientist at the Center for Applied Behavioral Science at MDRC, where she used insights from behavioral science and human-centered design to improve the design and service delivery of social and education programs.
Ms. Yu graduated from the University of California, Berkeley in 2017, where she studied Cognitive Science and Political Economy. In her free time, she enjoys hiking and cycling around the DMV area, cooking and baking new recipes, and learning photography.