President & CEO
Senior Vice President - Corporate Affairs
Senior Vice President - Government Affairs
Vice President - Public Policy and Federal Affairs
Vice President - State Affairs
Vice President - Event Operations
Vice President - Public Affairs
Vice President - Finance
Vice President - Member & Sponsor Engagement
Vice President - Operations
Neil’s primary responsibility is to lead NAMIC’s public affairs, marketing, technology, research and membership retention and recruitment efforts. This includes all member and media communications for the association. He also serves as the Executive Director of the NAMIC Mutual Insurance Foundation.
Prior to assuming the new role of SVP – Corporate Affairs in 2017, Neil spent 17 years leading NAMIC’s state legislative, regulatory and international advocacy efforts. In that role, he regularly testified in legislatures around the country and represented NAMIC members at the National Association of the Insurance Commissioners (NAIC), the National Conference of Insurance Legislators (NCOIL) and the International Association of Insurance Supervisors (IAIS). Neil is recognized as an expert in several public policy areas relating to insurance regulation, of particular note has been his work on the credit-based insurance scoring issues and corporate governance.
Neil has served on the board of directors of the Advocates for Highway Safety, Chair of the board of the Industry Education Council and is a regular speaker on insurance related issues around the country.
He has a bachelor’s degrees in political science and communications and a master’s degree in rhetoric from Ball State University.