Allison B. Orris

Office of Management and Budget
Appointee for Member, Commissioner
Commission on Evidence-Based Policymaking

Allison Orris was the Associate Administrator of the Office of Information and Regulatory Affairs at the Office of Management and Budget, a position she held from September 2014-January 2017. From 2009 to 2014, Ms. Orris served in a number of roles at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, including Senior Policy Advisor within the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) from 2012 to 2014, Acting Director of the Division of State Demonstrations and Waivers in CMS in 2012, and Director of the Low Income Programs Analysis Group in the CMS Office of Legislation from 2009 to 2012. Before joining CMS, Ms. Orris was a Senior Legislative Associate at the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities from 2006 to 2009. From 2002 to 2006, she practiced law at Powell Goldstein LLP in Washington, D.C. Ms. Orris received a B.A. in History from Columbia University and a J.D. from Yale University.

Allison Orris departed the Commission on January 20, 2017.