Communications & Public Affairs Committee

This committee consists of nine members. Its jurisdiction is to monitor insurance issues in the news media; regulatory, judicial, legislative and public arenas; and to propose media and public relations strategies as appropriate. The work of the committee may include media relations activities, preparation of background papers, public awareness campaigns and other similar initiatives which promote the welfare of the membership.


Last Name First Name Role Company
Pilcic Chris Chair State Farm
Hanna Mark Staff Liaison ICT
Coleman Stacy Member Kemper Services
Freis Kristen Member Allstate
Hamel Mary Ellen Member Republic Group
Hanson Don Member GEICO
Hardgrove Eric Member Nationwide General Insurance Company
Sahagun Luis Member Farmers
Schmidt Linda Member Hochheim Prairie
Toohey Mark Member Farmers