Susan Silver O’Connor is the Assistant General Counsel and Director of Legal Services for Health New England. She works closely with employer groups, members, and physician providers, guiding them through the often confusing and ever-changing field of healthcare regulatory law.


Ms. O’Connor will be sharing her knowledge and speaking about the Affordable Care Act on Thursday, December 5th at 6:30 p.m. in Asnuntuck Community College’s auditorium. She will also be answering questions submitted by students at the college.


Prior to joining Health New England in 2008, Ms. O’Connor was Director of Legal Affairs for the Pioneer Health Group. Before establishing her career in law, she served as Program Director for Families in Crisis, an organization dedicated to meeting the needs of offenders and their families.


Ms. O’Connor graduated from Clark University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, earned a Master of Social Work from the University of Connecticut, and received her law degree from Western New England College. She is a member of the Massachusetts Bar Association and the American Health Lawyers Association.


The event is free and open to the public.