Connect for Health Colorado® Expands Executive Leadership Team with Chief Human Resources and Training Officer

DENVER – Connect for Health Colorado®’s Chief Executive Officer Kevin Patterson has announced that Nyle Boyd has been promoted to the executive leadership team as the Chief Human Resources and Training Officer. The position was created to advance the organization’s Human Resource and Training functions.

Along with Connect for Health Colorado’s CEO, Kevin Patterson, the executive leadership team also includes Chief Policy and Relationships Officer Monica VanBuskirk, Chief Financial Officer Brian Braun, and Chief Innovation Officer Kelly Guthner.

Nyle Boyd joined Connect for Health Colorado in March 2016 as the organization’s Director of Human Resources. Ms. Boyd’s career spans over 21 years in the nonprofit, public and private sectors. Ms. Boyd has held human resources leadership positions at the Colorado Department of Human Services, the City and County of Denver, Sara Lee Bakery group, Denver Public Schools and a variety of private companies.

Ms. Boyd earned her bachelor’s degree in Computer Information Systems from Grambling State University and holds a Master of Business Administration from Regis University. She currently serves as an advisory board member on the Community College of Denver’s BA – Board – Center for Business, Industry, Technology & Public Service. She is an active member of the National Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) and Mile High SHRM.


About Connect for Health Colorado

Connect for Health Colorado is a public, nonprofit entity established by the Colorado General Assembly in 2011 to create a health insurance marketplace.  Since 2013, we’ve been helping individuals, families, and small employers compare plans, apply for financial help, and buy health insurance. As Colorado’s official health insurance marketplace, we are the only place to apply for financial help to lower the monthly cost of premiums. Customers can shop online; get help by phone or online chat from Customer Service Center representatives; and access expert, in-person help from a statewide network of certified Brokers and community-based Assisters. For more information: