External and Government Affairs Executives

    

The External and Government Affairs Executives are responsible for establishing and maintaining positive, productive relationships with the regulatory community, legislators, insurance trade associations, and employer and agent groups at the state and federal level. They also serve as a source of professional education, thought leadership, and technical expertise to regulators and the industry by providing research, pricing, and testimony on insurance issues.

 

 

Chester McPherson
Senior Division Executive
External & Government Affairs

 

 

Laura Backus Hall
Executive Director State Relations

 

 

Brett Barratt
Senior State Relations Executive
AZ, HI, NV, and UT

 

Terri Robinson
Senior State Relations Executive
AR, ND, and TX

 

David Benedict
State Relations Executive
MD, OH, SC, VA, and WV

 

Dan R. Nelson
State Relations Executive
IA, KS, NE and SD

 

Dawn Ingham
State Relations Executive
FL and GA

 

Stephanie Paswaters
State Relations Executive
CO, NM, and OK

 

Todd Johnson
State Relations Executive
AK, ID, MT, OR, WA and WY

 

Clarissa Preston
State Relations Executive
AL, KY, LA, and MS

 

Justin Moulton
State Relations Executive
CT, ME, NH, RI, and VT

 

Carla Townsend
State Relations Executive
IL, MO, and TN

 

Susan Schulte
State Relations Executive—DOL

 

Tim Tucker
Washington Affairs Executive
DC

 

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