Board of Directors

Chairman of the Board

Mark A. Pizzi, CPCU
President & Chief Operating Officer & Policyholder
Nationwide Insurance

Vice Chairman

Edward T. Collins
Vice President & Assistant General Counsel
Allstate Insurance Company



Brian Braddock
Vice President
Head of Public Policy Research and Development, Government and Industry Affairs
Farmers Insurance Group

Steven Brown, CIC, CRM
Vice President Insurance Operations
The Auto Club Group

Richard Burt
EVP, Products, Office of the President
Erie Insurance

Robert A. DiMuccio
President and Chief Executive Officer
Amica Mutual Insurance Company

J. Smith “Smitty” Harrison, Jr. CPCU, ARe
Secretary & Executive Director
South Carolina Wind and Hail Underwriting Association

Stephen Marshall
Vice President, Personal Lines State Management
The Hanover Insurance Group

Bill Martin
Banker’s Insurance Group

Rod Matthews, CPCU
P&C Operations Vice President
State Farm Fire and Casualty Company

Eric Nelson
VP Enterprise Catastrophe Strategy and Analysis

Mike Neubauer, CPCU, SCLA, AIC
Vice President, Claims
MetLife Auto & Home

Steven Peeters
EVP & Chief Operating Officer
Main Street America Group

Jerry Rekowski
Chief Business Integration Officer
American Family Insurance

Jon Riekse, CPCU, ARM
Senior Vice President
Personal Lines Underwriting
Auto-Owners Insurance Group

Julie A. Rochman
President and Chief Executive Officer
Insurance Institute for Business & Home Safety

James Salek, CPCU
Vice President, Property & Casualty Underwriting

Alan Schlosberg
EVP & Chief Product Officer
Liberty Mutual Insurance

Tim Smith, CPCU, ARe, API, AIS, AFIS
Senior Vice President Underwriting
American Agricultural Insurance Company

Brian Suzuki, FCAS, MAAA
Sr. Vice President Product Management and Chief Actuary
CSAA Insurance Group

Bill Thornton, CPCU, CLU
Senior Vice President
W.R. Berkley Group

Craig Tillman
WeatherPredict Consulting Inc.,
an affiliate of RenaissanceRe

Gary Vallo
Chief Executive Officer of MiddleOak &
Vice President of North East Operations
COUNTRY® Financial

James D. Whamond, Jr.
Senior Vice President
General Re Corporation

Immediate Past Chairman

Carl Hedde, CPCU
Senior Vice President, Head of Risk Accumulation
Munich Reinsurance America, Inc.

Chairman Emeritus

Wilson C. Cooney