Issue Experts


  • Jon  Bergner

    Jon Bergner

    Vice President – Public Policy and Federal Affairs

  • Vaun  Cleveland

    Vaun Cleveland

    Federal Affairs Director

  • Erin  Collins

    Erin Collins

    Vice President - State Affairs

  • Tony  Cotto

    Tony Cotto

    Director of Auto and Underwriting Policy

  • Kristin  Eichhorn

    Kristin Eichhorn

    Assistant Vice President of Operations - Government Affairs

  • Jimi  Grande

    Jimi Grande

    Senior Vice President - Government Affairs

  • Andrew  Huff

    Andrew Huff

    Senior Director of Federal Affairs

  • Mark  Johnston

    Mark Johnston

    Regional Vice President - Midwest

  • Tom  Karol

    Tom Karol

    General Counsel - Federal

  • Andrew  Kirkner

    Andrew Kirkner

    Regional Vice President - Ohio Valley / Mid-Atlantic

  • Cate  Paolino

    Cate Paolino

    Director of Public Policy

  • Andrew  Pauley

    Andrew Pauley

    Government Affairs Counsel

  • Channing  Pejic

    Channing Pejic

    Political Affairs Manager

  • Andrew  Perkins

    Andrew Perkins

    Regional Vice President - Great Lakes

  • Christian  Rataj

    Christian Rataj

    Senior Regional Vice President – Western Region

  • Liz  Reynolds

    Liz Reynolds

    Regional Vice President - Southeast

  • Jonathan  Rodgers

    Jonathan Rodgers

    Director of Financial and Tax Policy

  • Jon  Schnautz

    Jon Schnautz

    Regional Vice President - Southwest

  • Chris  Stark

    Chris Stark

    Regional Vice President - Northeast

Chris Stark

Chris Stark
Regional Vice President - Northeast

Chris Stark

Christopher Stark is the New Jersey based Regional Vice President for the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies. His advocacy efforts on behalf of NAMIC members are focused on Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, Rhode Island, and Vermont.

Stark started his lobbying career with the New Jersey Gasoline, Convenience, and Automotive Association, before spending four years in the administration of New Jersey Governor Chris Christie. Immediately prior to joining NAMIC, Stark was the Vice-President of the Insurance Council of New Jersey where he advanced the legislative and regulatory interests of property-casualty insurers.

He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Diplomacy and International Relations from Seton Hall University.