Jesse S. Poon

Jesse Poon uses his diverse experiences in both the public and private sectors to identify policies and opportunities germane to Lewis-Burke clients’ interests. His professional acumen is highlighted by a natural ability to think strategically and synthesize seemingly disparate goals into a succinct long-term vision. A skilled communicator, Mr. Poon works on behalf of Lewis-Burke clients to stay abreast of developments and opportunities in the areas of healthcare, higher education, research and defense and technology.

Mr. Poon joined Lewis-Burke after serving as a senior associate at the Advisory Board Company, the largest healthcare and higher education consulting and technology firm in the United States. There, he worked with hospital executives to provide tailored advice focused on accountable care, care transformation, employee engagement and alignment, population health, service line growth and operational efficiency. Before joining the Advisory Board, Mr. Poon worked for F/S Capitol Consulting LLC, a government relations firm in his home state of Rhode Island representing a multitude of business interests and organizations from the energy, food and beverage and entertainment industries. Prior experience includes extensive federal and local campaign experience, having worked on the successful re-election campaign of US Congressman David Cicilline (RI- D1) in 2012, and more recently as a consultant in a special mayoral election in the city of Central Falls, RI.

Mr. Poon is a graduate of Tufts University, where he received his Bachelor of Arts in International Relations, with a thematic concentration in international security.