Jeff Protextor, J.D.

Jeff Protextor, J.D.



From Compliance to Control

Wednesday, December 8th | 12:35 pm ET

​Session Description:

Evolving an organization during a rapidly changing environment to predict and prevent organizational risks. Moving from a traditional compliance model to a new corporate risk management system that integrates governance, risk management, and compliance into the processes of every department within an organization.

Speaker Bio:

As Chief Control Officer for PayFlex, Jeff leads the Oversight and Control group and manages PayFlex's regulatory affairs and corporate compliance program. He's committed to leading and cultivating a culture of compliance by providing sound direction, driving a robust control environment and ensuring compliance with all legal and regulatory requirements to safeguard the accounts of our customers. Jeff serves as a liaison between PayFlex and key industry groups. He is also a board member of the Special Interest Group for IIAS Standards (SIGIS).

Prior to joining PayFlex in 2010, Jeff managed group health care compliance at Coventry Health Care of Nebraska as the HIPAA Privacy Officer and managed regulatory compliance for group insurance products at Mutual of Omaha. He has more than 20 years of legal and regulatory compliance experience, specializing in the areas of employee benefits, health insurance and tax-advantaged accounts. Jeff holds a bachelor's degree in political science with a concentration in public administration from the University of Nebraska and received his Juris Doctorate from Creighton University School of Law.