Ward A. Brigham

VP & Actuary, UnitedHealthcare

Contact Information

3203 Hickory Grove
Pearland, TX 77584
Ward Brigham is Vice President and Actuary for UnitedHealthcare’s Retiree Solutions. He is responsible for strategic considerations, product development, and supporting sales efforts of retiree products to employer groups. Mr. Brigham has been the lead actuary working between Retiree Solutions and the AARP-UnitedHealthcare Medicare Supplement program, which today serves over 3 million retirees. Mr. Brigham has 26 years of professional actuarial experience, specializing in health insurance and consulting. He has previously worked as a consultant for Hewitt Associates and Milliman. Ward is a Fellow of the Society of Actuaries and a Member of the American Academy of Actuaries.

Retiree Benefits

Medicare Advantage and Part D Workshop 2017 CCA Annual Meeting (October 23, 2017)

In What Ways Will the ACA Live Up to Its Promise? 2014 CCA Annual Meeting (October 20, 2014)

Employers' Future Role in Retiree Medical 2010 CCA Annual Meeting (October 25, 2010)

The Future of Medicare 2010 CCA Annual Meeting (October 25, 2010)


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