NU Online News Service, April 25, 5:51 p.m. – The Colorado Association of Health Plans, Denver, has hired Peg Brown to be its executive director.

Previously, Brown was a lawyer in private practice and a lobbyist specializing in health care issues for the Colorado Association of Commerce and Industry.

Brown’s policy experience includes positions with The Children’s Hospital in Denver, the Denver Medical Society, and U.S. Sens. Hank Brown and Bob Packwood.

Brown has a bachelor’s degree in technical journalism from Colorado State University, a master’s degree in legislative policy from George Washington University in Washington, and a law degree from the University of Denver.