Ryan Howells is a Leavitt Partners principal based in Washington, D.C. His work with clients is focused on health insurance market reforms, disruptive distribution channels that have occurred through the emergence of public and private exchanges, and how the implementation of technology can improve the triple aim of reducing costs, increasing quality, and improving outcomes. He is also currently the executive director of the Private Exchange Coalition (PEC).

Working in multiple consulting organizations throughout his career helping national and regional health plans, state and federal government organizations, HIT companies, and delivery systems solve complex problems, Ryan brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise on the landscape of healthcare technology.