Jane Sung, JD

Senior Strategic Policy Advisor

Areas of Expertise

Private health insurance, health insurance market reforms, Medicare supplement insurance, and Medicare Advantage


Jane Sung is a senior strategic policy advisor with AARP’s Public Policy Institute (PPI), where she focuses on private health insurance issues, health insurance coverage among adults ages 50-plus, health insurance market reforms, Medicare supplement insurance, and Medicare Advantage.

Before joining PPI in 2014, Jane served as health policy counsel at the National Association of Insurance Commissioners, where she worked with state insurance regulators to develop standards related to Medicare supplement insurance, private long-term care insurance, Medicare private plans, and consumer information issues under the Affordable Care Act. Previously, she served as legislative assistant and policy advisor to US House Minority Whip Steny Hoyer for health care, long-term care, and disability issues. Jane also worked with the Labor, Health and Human Services, Education, and Related Agencies Appropriations Subcommittee. She began her career with the Maryland Governor’s Office, and she handled health care issues in the state’s federal relations office.

Jane received her law degree from American University’s Washington College of Law and her bachelor’s degree from Boston University. She is a member of the Maryland Bar.

Selected Publication

J. Sung and L. Skopec, “Monitoring the Impact of Health Reform on Americans Ages 50–64,” AARP Public Policy Institute, Washington, DC, 2015.






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