Allen and Komendant joined AHIP in 2011 and have been serving as vice presidents in the federal affairs department.
Allen was previously a lobbyist for Vertex Pharmaceuticals and Johnson & Johnson. He also had a stint on Capitol Hill, working on the House Energy and Commerce Committee and as a health policy advisor former Rep. Mike Bilirakis (R-Fla.).
Komendant worked as the policy director for the congressional Blue Dog Coalition and in the offices of Rep. Zoe Lofgren (D-Calif.) and former Pennsylvania Democrat Rep. Jason Altmire. He also served as a lobbyist for the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC).