Health policy consultancy Breakaway Policy Strategies, Washington, has named Chiquita
Brooks-LaSure a senior policy adviser. Brooks-LaSure most recently served as deputy center and policy director for the CMS’ Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight. While there, she helped oversee policy related to the health insurance exchanges established by the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act. From 2007 to 2010, she helped draft provisions of the ACA as a staff member of the House Ways and Means Committee. She later became director of coverage policy in HHS’ Office of Health Reform.