NAMIC Leadership


  • Charles  Chamness

    Charles Chamness

    President & CEO 

  • Gregg  Dykstra

    Gregg Dykstra

    COO/General Counsel

  • Neil  Alldredge

    Neil Alldredge

    Senior Vice President - Corporate Affairs

  • Jimi  Grande

    Jimi Grande

    Senior Vice President - Government Affairs

  • Jon  Bergner

    Jon Bergner

    Vice President - Public Policy and Federal Affairs

  • Erin  Collins

    Erin Collins

    Vice President - State Affairs

  • Crista  Hassett

    Crista Hassett

    Vice President - Event Operations

  • Catherine  Imus

    Catherine Imus

    Vice President - Public Affairs

  • David  Middleton

    David Middleton

    Vice President - Finance

  • Sarah  Schnettler

    Sarah Schnettler

    Vice President - Member & Sponsor Engagement

  • Michael  Ulmer

    Michael Ulmer

    Vice President - Operations

Jon Bergner

Jon Bergner
Vice President - Public Policy and Federal Affairs

Jon Bergner

Jonathan Bergner serves as Vice President of Public Policy & Federal Affairs in NAMIC’s Washington D.C. office. Jon leads NAMIC’s federal lobbying team and is responsible for the development and execution of advocacy strategies in the nation’s capital. He also leads the development and execution of the association’s public policy process and heads up NAMIC’s engagement with the National Association of Insurance Commissioners. He has been with NAMIC since 2007.

Bergner has spent time on both the House and Senate side of Capitol Hill and remains active in political campaigning. Before coming to NAMIC, Jon also gained experience in consulting, lobbying, and public affairs at two well-known Washington firms.

Bergner graduated from the University of Virginia with a bachelor of arts in political theory and philosophy and has a masters degree from Georgetown University. He is a Virginia native of the Washington D.C. area, where he resides with his wife Brianna and daughter Isabella.