Joe Thesing, Vice President, State Affairs
Joe Thesing is the Vice President of State Affairs at the National Association of Mutual Insurance Companies (NAMIC). He oversees the association’s 50-state legislative program. Under Joe’s guidance, the state affairs directors lead NAMIC’s continuing efforts to affect change in the states by working in collaboration with state insurance trade associations – a core principle of NAMIC’s advocacy philosophy.
Joe works with the National Association of Insurance Commissioners, the National Conference of Insurance Legislators, and other national policy organizations on key, high-priority issues.
Joe has been with NAMIC since 2002 and has led high-priority legislative and regulatory efforts throughout the country.
Joe conducts seminars on grassroots advocacy and has authored papers and other publications on the growth of municipal accident response fees, self-audit privilege for insurance companies, and lawsuit lending.
Previous to joining NAMIC, Joe was Deputy Director of Legislative Services at the Ohio School Boards Association and also served as a program director at the U.S. Department of Justice under Attorney General Janet Reno. He started his professional career at the Ohio Attorney General’s Office.
Joe has a bachelor’s degree in history from Ohio University.
Posted: Thursday, June 30, 2016 3:40:41 PM. Modified: Wednesday, February 22, 2017 10:44:39 PM.
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