Elan is an experienced communications strategist, project and program manager, and senior advisor specializing in healthcare communications, strategic messaging, brand positioning, and organizational change management. Over the course of his career in federal government, higher education, and consulting, he has developed deep experience in digital health access and adoption, federal health policy implementation, community engagement around sensitive health conditions, and event planning and execution.
Elan came to Reservoir from Reingold, Inc., a strategic and digital communications consulting firm, where he led a portfolio of engagements with one of the nation’s premier pediatric cancer research and treatment institutions; the American College of Healthcare; and a number of federal health agencies. Prior to Reingold, Elan was a federal employee with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT.
Elan graduated with is Bachelor’s degree in Political Science from the University of Maryland Baltimore County and received his Master’s in Political Management at The George Washington University. He is a certified Project Management Professional and received his change management certification from the Prosci Change Management Learning Center.