Kevin Serafino serves as Vice President, Government Relations & Public Policy and Counsel, overseeing HCPA’s advocacy and policy engagement at all levels of government. Kevin represents HCPA before Congress, federal agencies, state legislatures, and various policy coalitions. He also directs the association’s political efforts through HCP-PAC, HCPA’s political action committee, and advises the association on legal matters.
Prior to joining HCPA in 2017, he served as a lobbyist and political strategist at the International Franchise Association (IFA), where he advocated primarily on health care, labor and employment, tax, and immigration policy issues affecting franchise businesses. Additionally, he developed grassroots advocacy initiatives to mobilize supporters, and managed strategy, fundraising and compliance for a $1.2 million political action committee.
From 2018-2020, he served as a Fellow with the Bryce Harlow Foundation, an organization dedicated to advancing the integrity of government advocacy. Kevin is a Board member for APAC, the American Society for Association Executives’ political action committee, and is also a member of the Board of Advisors for the YMCA of Greater Boston’s Camping Services Branch.
Kevin holds a B.A. in Political Science from Boston College and a J.D. from American University Washington College of Law, and is admitted to the bar of the District of Columbia.