Elise Tollefson is a vice president at Venn in both the firm’s Tax & Financial Services and Health Practices. Prior to joining Venn, Ms. Tollefson spent several years as a top aide on Capitol Hill. She was the Legislative Director for Representative Tom Reed (R-NY-23), a senior member of the Ways & Means Committee, for whom she handled matters of tax and healthcare, and she also served as Legislative Director for former Rep. Randy Hultgren (R-IL-14). Prior to her work in government, Ms. Tollefson was on the health policy team of the global consulting firm APCO Worldwide. Ms. Tollefson holds a master’s degree from American University and a bachelor’s degree from Loyola University in Chicago.