National Advisory Council

Deborah Chollet, PhD

Senior Fellow
Mathematica Policy Research

Washington, DC

Dr. Deborah Chollet conducts and manages research on private health insurance coverage, markets, provider payments, and regulation, including employer-sponsored health plans, individual health insurance, health insurance exchanges, and high-risk programs at Mathematica Policy Research. 

Her previous positions include Vice President of AcademyHealth; Director of the Center for Risk Management and Insurance Research and Associate Professor of risk management and insurance at Georgia State University; Senior Researcher at the Employee Benefit Research Institute; and Assistant Professor of Economics at Temple University. 

She is also a founding member of the National Academy of Social Insurance and serves on the editorial boards of Benefits Quarterly and the Journal of Insurance Issues.

She holds a PhD in economics from the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University.