Robert Hest, MPP
Robert Hest manages SHADAC’s State Health Compare. Robert also works on SHADAC’s Minnesota Long-term Care Projection Model (MN-LPM), which projects future long-term care utilization and spending among older adults in Minnesota. In addition, Robert helps track 1332 State Innovation Waivers for State-Based Reinsurance programs.
Before joining the SHADAC staff as a Research Fellow in October 2017, Robert worked at SHADAC as a Graduate Research Assistant. He earned his Master of Public Policy from the Humphrey School of Public Affairs with an emphasis in Policy Analysis, and he received his Bachelor of Arts from Carleton College in Political Science.