Legislative Director, Health & Human Services Committee
Office of Federal Relations
Peter Eckrich serves as legislative director of the Health and Human Services Committee in the NGA Office of Government Relations.
Previously, Eckrich worked for Sen. Mike Rounds (R-SD), where as a legislative assistant he handled an extensive portfolio, including health care. Prior to that, Eckrich worked for Rep. Kristi Noem (R-SD) in a similar capacity.
Eckrich holds a bachelor’s degree in history from St. Johns University in Collegeville, Minnesota, and is currently pursuing his law degree at George Washington University.
Peter originally hails from South Dakota.