Board of Directors

The Board of Directors elects the Society’s operating officers and other members of the Executive Committee. It has supervision, control and direction of the general policies and affairs of the Society, its committees and publications, and actively promotes its objectives. The Board of Directors adopts motions and regulations for the conduct of the Society and it may grant or delegate any or all of its authority to the Executive Committee to act on its behalf in the interim between meetings of the Board of Directors.

The Board of Directors consists of up to twenty-four (24) members elected by the general membership of the Society to serve four year terms. In addition, up to three (3) at-large Directorships may be appointed by the Board of Directors to serve one year terms.

No state, the Federal government, or the NAIC can have more than two (2) members elected to the Board of Directors at any one time. In addition, no more than ten (10) unaffiliated members are permitted to be elected to the Board of Directors at any one time, with no more than two (2) from the same firm.

Board Members

MEMBER AFFILIATION TERM EXPIRES
Kenneth Allen, AIE California 2021
Cynthia Amann, AMCM Missouri¹ 2020
Maureen Belanger, MCM New Hampshire 2022
Tracy Biehn, MCM North Carolina 2019
Sam Binnun, MCM Unaffiliated 2020
Holly Blanchard, AIE, MCM Unaffiliated 2021
Lisa Brandt, AIE, CICSR, AMCM Wisconsin 2019
LeAnn Crow, CICSR, AMCM Kansas 2019
Benjamin Darnell, MCM Unaffiliated 2021
Michael Hailer, CIE, AMCM IRES Foundation 2020
Donald Hale, AIE, MCM Unaffiliated 2022
Angela Hatchell, CICSR North Carolina 2019
Randy Helder, AIE NAIC 2022
Mark Hooker, CIE, CICSR, AMCM Unaffiliated² 2020
Jo LeDuc, CIE, MCM Wisconsin 2021
Martha Long, CIE, MCM Missouri 2020
Tom McIntyre, CIE, CICSR, AMCM Unaffiliated 2020
Jim Mealer, CIE, MCM Missouri 2022
Mary Nugent, CIE, AMCM Federal 2022
Douglas Ommen, MCM Iowa 2022
Mark Plesha, AIE, MCM Unaffiliated 2020
Lori Ruggiero, CIE, MCM Unaffiliated 2019
Shelly Schuman, AIE, AMCM Unaffiliated 2019
Kallie Somme, MCM Louisiana 2019
Lindsi Swartz, MBA Unaffiliated³ 2019
Pieter Williams, MCM Unaffiliated 2021

¹At the time the member was elected to the Board, the member was Unaffiliated. In accordance with the IRES bylaws, the member is considered to be Unaffiliated for the duration of the member’s term even though the member’s affiliation changed after being elected.
²At the time the member was elected to the Board, the member was affiliated with West Virginia. In accordance with the IRES bylaws, the member is considered to be affiliated with West Virginia for the duration of the member’s term even though the member’s affiliation changed after being elected.
³At the time the member was appointed to the Board, the member was affiliated with Pennsylvania. In accordance with the IRES bylaws, the member is considered to be affiliated with Pennsylvania for the duration of the member’s term even though the member’s affiliation changed after being appointed.