Monica Billger

Monica Billger joined USAging as Director, Public Policy and Advocacy, in February 2021. In her role, Monica directs the association’s legislative affairs and advocacy efforts to advance federal policies that address the needs of an aging America.

Prior to joining USAging, Monica worked for AlexRenew and oversaw local community engagement initiatives and supported regional outreach campaigns with the Metropolitan Washington Council of Governments. She brings over 15 years of nonprofit experience advocating for health and environmental policy at Audubon Naturalist Society, American Physical Therapy Association, Parkinson’s Action Network and the National Kidney Foundation. Monica also possesses 10 years of clinical practice as a registered nurse.

Monica holds a bachelor’s degree in Nursing from the University of Michigan and a Master of Public Policy from Georgetown University.

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