Alicia has oversight of ACA compliance interpretations and manages the ETC Web-Based system to ensure ACA compliance and that the evolutions of ACA rules/regulations are implemented within ETC. Alicia is responsible for the ETC System’s calculations, interpretations and recommendations. Alicia graduated from the University of Texas School of Law (Austin) in 1996 and spent thirteen (13) years litigating employer, insurance and commercial disputes. Alicia has continued her practice since 2010 in defending employers in Governmental audits including Wage and Overtime, Health & Welfare Benefits, I-9s and OSHA. In 2010, Alicia left her litigation practice to focus her efforts on general employer compliance, including healthcare reform compliance. Alicia has maintained her Texas General Lines Insurance license since 2007, has achieved her Certified Health Care Specialist designation and is certified as a Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Professional. As part of her consulting practice, Alicia is retained on a regular basis by clients to advise on the intricacies of the Affordable Care Act and by clients who need to come into compliance with the law and surrounding regulations.