Shane Johnson recently joined The Geller Law Group as an Outreach Coordinator. Throughout his career, Shane has developed a reputation as a thought leader and advocate in the District of Columbia’s Medicaid, Health Insurance, LGBTQIA Health, and the HIV/AIDS community.
Firm President & CEO, Rebecca Geller, states, "We're thrilled to have Shane on our team to help with our efforts in promoting LGBTQIA equality and expanding our services to individuals in need of legal services for adoptions and surrogacy."
Prior to joining The Geller Law Group, Shane was a principal with TD&P Consulting, Inc. He served as the firm’s Vice President of Healthcare Analytics and consulted with clients on a variety of healthcare and reimbursement policy issues. Shane has broad clinical experience and an extensive background in case management and FDA policy. In past roles, he worked with patients, healthcare providers, and insurance companies to determine the benefits and coverage for specialty medications treating rare genetic disorders.
Shane’s breadth of knowledge regarding payer systems and the reimbursement of specialty pharmaceuticals has established him as a leading subject matter expert for co-pay assistance programs, home-infusion therapy benefits, and benefits coordination for Medicare/Medicaid dual-eligible persons.
Shane holds an Associate Degree of Applied Science in Nursing from the University of the District of Columbia, and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology from Georgia State University. He is also an alumnus of the National Institutes of Health’s Intramural Training and Research Award Program where he completed a training fellowship with the National Institute for Nursing Research. In 2017, Shane was appointed Chairperson of the University of the District of Columbia AASN Advisory Committee. In that capacity, he worked with the Nursing Faculty to improve the quality of Nursing Education in the UDC system.
When he's not working Shane enjoys gourmet cooking, traveling, and spoiling his two cats, Osiris and Tituba. He lives in Washington, DC.