Ryan Howells is a Principal at Leavitt Partners. Ryan has worked with the White House, VA, CMS, CCIIO, ONC, & OCR on health care issues & is a frequent speaker at major industry events. Ryan currently helps lead the CARIN Alliance, a multi-sector, public-private alliance focused on providing consumers digital access to their health information. Ryan is also a member of CMS’ Medicaid Information Technology Architecture (MITA) Governance Board and board observer for a major technology company. Ryan received his master’s in health administration from USC where he was a Dean’s Merit Scholar & bachelor’s degree in English from BYU.