A new consultancy for health policy and leadership.

Problem solved.

Cardinal Waypoint LLC is a consultancy for health policy, advocacy and leadership.



The way to get where you want to go.







The environment surrounding health and health policy changes so fast.

Your constituency expects know-how, advocacy and policy and communication experience, and an appreciation for their interests and needs. And they expect results.

Who and what you need is here. Contact us below.







Cardinal Waypoint LLC provides health policy, advocacy and leadership services customized for your needs.

Comprehensive advocacy sharpens and carries out your strategy for effective, responsive results.

Representation before Congress, critical agencies in health, states and industry stakeholders makes your objectives heard, advances your policy goals, and keeps you informed.

Strategic planning and communications prepares and strengthens your voice.



"Top Lobbyist"

— CEO Update, 2013

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Who will work for you.


Originally from St. Louis, Cardinal Waypoint LLC President Frank Purcell brings nearly 30 years of experience and advocacy results, association management and leadership expertise, to you and your organization.

From serving in communications, legislative and chief of staff roles on Capitol Hill, to heading the Washington office of a major association of health care professionals, to serving in the CEO role to another professional association, Frank's know-how can save you time and money meeting your organization’s needs.

Frank is an honors graduate of Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville, undertook MBA coursework at Johns Hopkins University, and a graduate of the Harvard Kennedy School Executive Education Program on Health Care Delivery Systems Policy.  He is a longtime lecturer to the George Mason University Health Policy Institute, a member of the American Society of Association Executives, and a competitive U.S. Masters swimmer.


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