Brian Peyton is the Director of Legal Services for the Washington Health Benefit Exchange. Brian provides legal advice and analysis to the Exchange Board and staff and oversees the Exchange appeals process. Prior to joining the Exchange, Brian served as Director of the Office of Policy, Legislative and Constituent Relations (PLCR) at the Washington State Department of Health. Before taking that position, he worked as Director of Regulatory Affairs for the University of Washington Medical Center.
Brian has served as the Assistant Director of PLCR, and a Health Law Judge for the Department of Health. Additionally, Brian has worked as an Assistant Attorney General and a lawyer in private practice.
Brian has a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from Columbia University and a law degree from the University of Michigan.