Chiquita Brooks-LaSure is a managing director at Manatt Health. She provides policy analysis and strategic advice to health care stakeholders across the private and public sectors. Her practice focuses on helping clients understand the implications of regulatory and legislative policies across private insurance, Medicaid, and Medicare. Ms. Brooks-LaSure served in the Obama administration at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) from 2010 to 2014, first as director of coverage policy in the Office of Health Reform and then as deputy center and policy director for the Center for Consumer Information and Insurance Oversight at the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. She was a visiting scholar at Deakin University in Melbourne, Australia. Ms. Brooks-LaSure received her master of public policy degree from Georgetown University.