Insurance Law THOUGHT LEADERS
Nick Lamparelli has been working in the insurance industry for nearly 20 years as an agent, broker and underwriter for firms including AIR Worldwide, Aon, Marsh and QBE. Simulation and modeling of natural catastrophes occupy most of his day-to-day thinking. Billions of dollars of properties exposed to catastrophe that were once uninsurable are now insured because of his novel approaches.
Hunter Hoffmann is head of U.S. communications at Hiscox and is responsible for media relations, social media, internal communications and executive messaging. He joined Hiscox in August 2010 and has a B.A. from Trinity College (CT) and an M.B.A. from Cornell University.
Al Lewis, widely credited with having invented disease management, was founding president of the Care Continuum Alliance and is president of the Disease Management Purchasing Consortium, the leading procurer and evaluator of valid programs for health plans and large employers.
Nick Gerhart has served as insurance commissioner of the state of Iowa since Feb. 1, 2013. Gerhart serves on the National Association of Insurance Commissioners (NAIC) executive committee, life and annuity committee, financial condition committee and international committee. In addition, Gerhart is a board member of the National Insurance Producer Registry (NIPR).
Shefi Ben Hutta is the founder of InsuranceEntertainment.com, a refreshing blog offering insurance news and media that Millennials can relate to. Originally from Israel, she entered the U.S. insurance space in 2007 and since then has gained experience in online rating models.
Ted Gaines is a state senator in California and the Republican candidate for insurance commissioner in November 2014. He serves as the chair of the Senate Republican Caucus, as well as vice chair of the Senate Insurance Committee. Ted served in the state assembly, where he was a member of the rules committee.
Kevin Bingham, ACAS, MAAA is a Principal in Deloitte Consulting’s Advanced Analytics & Modeling practice. Mr. Bingham has over 21 years of industry experience, including 16 years in consulting. He currently leads Deloitte Consulting’s medical professional liability and claims predictive modeling practices.
Laura Zaroski is the vice president of management and employment practices liability at Socius Insurance Services. As an attorney with expertise in employment practices liability insurance, in addition to her role as a producer, Zaroski acts as a resource with respect to Socius' employment practices liability book of business.