Lucas Caldwell-McMillan

Associate Director of Policy

Lucas Caldwell-McMillan is a Senior Policy Manager at Benefits Data Trust. Lucas leads efforts to develop innovative strategies to create, refine, and advance policies and systems to improve benefits access.

Before joining BDT, Lucas was a legal aid lawyer in Ohio and Missouri, where he worked in an innovative medical-legal partnership to help provide legal services to children in healthcare settings. In his last position, Lucas served as the Managing Attorney of Health & Welfare Programs at Legal Services of Eastern Missouri. In this position, Lucas worked to support individual clients and systemic advocacy to ensure fair and equal access to health services and benefits programs.

Born and raised in Michigan, Lucas received a B.A. from Kalamazoo College and a J.D. from the University of Michigan Law School. Lucas enjoys hiking with his dog and family.