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

Michael Ulmer

Michael Ulmer
Vice President - Operations

Michael Ulmer

Mike’s current responsibilities include human resources, information technology and cybersecurity, strategic planning, risk management, association and trust services, and identification and development of new business opportunities for NAMIC. His experience also includes leadership of several small business units providing services to the mutual industry, internal and external surveys and analysis, management of the organization’s claims arbitration service, internal audit/process improvement, and original design and coding of the association’s membership database and website applications.

Mike holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer and Information Science from Purdue University, and a MBA from the Indiana University Kelley School of Business.

Mike is a member of the American Society of Association Executives (ASAE), Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM) and the Association for Strategic Planning. His volunteer activities include advising student entrepreneurs through the IUPUI Office of Vice Chancellor for Research, service on the Kelley School of Business MBA Alumni Council, and working as a classroom volunteer for Junior Achievement of Central Indiana.